Improved skills in manufacturing, engineering and science are key to increasing performance. Training investments need to deliver the best return and Semta has unrivalled experience in helping organisations, whatever their size.
Semta identifies skills priorities, leads strategy on behalf of employers and supports individual companies' growth and productivity through skills diagnostics, strategic workforce planning, consultancy, funding and other cost-effective training and qualifications programmes.
The Semta-backed Composites Skills Alliance is running training courses aimed at developing skills in the composites industry at all levels – from support staff, designers, technicians, engineers and managers
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Higher Apprenticeships are transforming the way in which businesses are acquiring and developing the skills they need. They include the blend of knowledge, experience and business skills that employers need…
WorldSkills UK 2013 Competitions: Semta is responsible for engineering competitions which help raise the skills of young people and the profile of industry careers.
THE number of Scottish teenagers embarking on Modern Apprenticeships in engineering has topped 1,000 for the first time, new figures reveal today (22nd May). In 2012-13 there were a record…
The Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering sector is to offer to be a ‘trailblazer’ by piloting and implementing some of the recommendations in The Richard Review.
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has launched a high-profile Apprentice of the Year Award. The prize will consist of £1,000 in cash, free IET membership for two years…
Semta, the sector skills body for science, engineering and advanced manufacturing, is today launching the new Composite Engineering Apprenticeship Framework, developed by employers for employers and seen as being critical…
Firms in England rate apprentices as more employable than their counterparts with other qualifications. Sarah Sillars explains why and how employers can gain the benefits of apprenticeships.
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Ever wondered how to get a world class qualification AND a career - without racking up huge debts in the process? Semta apprentices can earn, learn and embark on an exciting career path. Watch our new video now to find out how.