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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Engineer your GCSEs in the right direction.


Be an apprentice. Train as a world class engineer with EEF.


We have companies ready to take you on!

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EEF's new state-of-the-art Technology Training Centre is now open in Aston. 


Our new telephone number for enquiries is 0121 331 3930.

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Apply now for September 2014 start


Companies ranging from Hanson to Ishida are recruiting engineers to train with EEF.

Don't miss out. Call us on 0121 331 3930.

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EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation


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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Want to be an apprentice?

If you are interested in finding out more about apprenticeships or becoming an apprentice, you'll find all you need to know here.

Our stories - the blog network

Have you got the Apprentice X factor?

It’s time to show off your manufacturing talent and enter the apprentice category of the EEF Future Manufacturing Awards. As we celebrate...

#GCSEresults deliver the news manufacturers have been waiting for

Great news yesterday for manufacturing and engineering apprenticeships, with a significant boost in the number of students passing the...

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Are you an employer?

If you're in business and interested in taking on an apprentice, then you will find everything you need to know here.

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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