Ever considered how a future skills shortage will affect your business?


83%* of employers rely on their apprentices to provide the skilled workers they need for the future.


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Who better than manufacturing and engineering people to develop the raw talent of the next generation of apprentices, all of them passionate about our industry.


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Our stories - the blog network

Tomorrow's Engineers Week 2014

This week is Tomorrow’s Engineers week (3-7 November). A week that galvanises the industry to showcase the real value and opportunities a...

Congratulations to our graduates

It was great to celebrate the first set of graduates to train at the new centre last week. Our biggest event yet with 40 apprentices...

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Working with Apprentices

Great Engineers Train with EEF

New world class centre for apprentices opening in September 2013 - only a few places left! Manufacturers in the West Midlands are being...

EEF launches multi-million pound investment in West Midlands Apprentice & Skills Training Centre

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation is investing in a new state-of-the-art Apprentice & Skills Training Centre in the West Midlands...

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