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Getting your Apprenticeship Programme right

Designing an apprenticeship programme that works hard for your business can seem a daunting task. But with forward planning, the right...

How to manage apprentice training across multiple sites, Ibstock Brick

As part of National Apprenticeship Week we’re celebrating the best in manufacturing and engineering apprenticeships. Today we look at the...

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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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