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Congratulation to Matthew Dearden at YSS, completing his Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering Manufacture with NVQ L3 Engineering Technical Support. Above, His mentor (Rob George) handing over his certificates to Matthew. Matthew will be progressing to the HNC in September 2017.
On Thursday 15th June, Dean Coleman-Walker (Appris Business Development), Tyra Jones (Sulzer UK Ltd Engineering Apprentice) and Thomas Crossland (Logoplaste Engineering Apprentice) attended an apprenticeship awareness event at Tong High School, Bradford. The event, hosted by Ahead Partnership, was for the whole of the school’s year 9 student body and involved Q&A in a ‘press
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David Buckley, Works Engineering Manager (right) presenting Lewis McKenzie with his EAL level 2 technical certificate in Industrial and environmental Awareness. This forms part of his Intermediate Apprenticeship, which he is currently working towards.
Congratulations to adult learners at Dobson Gaskets, based in Keighley, who have all completed relevant NVQ’s in their specific area of the business. (L- R) Dave Capstick (Level 3 Team Leader), Nigel Firth, Appris Advisor, Daniel O’Neil (Level 2 Mechanical Manufacture Fabrication/welding), Mark Bingham (Level 2 Technical Services Inspection). (L- R) Liam Whitaker (Level 2
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Changes to GCSE Qualification Grades Significant changes are being introduced to the education system that will have a bearing on how young people are graded for their GCSEs this year. These changes will create a confusing landscape for employers who, when seeking to select young people for apprenticeship opportunities, will be presented with a two
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Three additional dates have been added to cope with the high demand of applicants for engineering apprenticeships this year. To be considered, you must register with us first and complete the online screening screening tests in Maths, English, ICT and Engineering. To register for one of the last 50 places, click here.
Due to high demand, we have released another cohort of dates for the 2nd group of learners undertaking the Team Leading/Supervising Advanced Apprenticeship, incorporating the ILM Level 3 Diploma for Managers and End Point Assessment. The interactive workshops will be delivered in our training suite at Bradford. A number of different assessment methods will be used
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Appris are delighted to launch the new apprenticeship standard in Team Leading/Supervising, incorporating the ILM Level 3 Diploma for Managers and End Point Assessment. The interactive workshops will be delivered in our training suite at Bradford. A number of different assessment methods will be used to assess the qualification, including: Building an electronic portfolio of evidence
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Congratulations to Jacob Parker and his colleagues at CMB, who join the nation’s elite young skilled women and men that will represent the UK at this years WorldSkills competition. Successful and talented Team UK members have beaten off the challenge from thousands of fellow and former apprentices and students to represent the UK at the
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The Appris team have now interviewed over 100 engineering apprenticeship candidates for member companies, with the majority of those attending over the Easter break. The profile reports will be circulated to recruiting companies over the next few days, so if employers are looking to access these candidates, then get in touch with Dean Coleman-Walker at
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20% OFF* All health & safety courses booked online using promo code SPRING17 at the checkout. Between now and Easter Friday, take advantage of our online H&S offer on all IOSH, UKATA and SPA courses. Click here to view range of courses available.
We are delighted to announce that Appris has successfully tendered with the Department for Education for the delivery of apprenticeships to Levy paying employers. Employers with a payroll in excess of £3m per year will soon be able to search for Appris using the Digital Apprenticeship Service (DAS) and view the range of apprenticeships on
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-> Continue reading Leeds Apprenticeship Recruitment Fair #LARF2017
I just wanted to send you an email with some feedback about today. You may want to use this for other schools in the future. The welcoming was warm and friendly, the taster tasks you set were perfect because all students were engaged and excited about the tasks they had to do. The students enjoyed
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We are delighted to announce that we have secured the work for this year’s cohort of engineering apprentices with Fives Landis, Keighley. All apprentices will undertake full-time, off the job training from September 2017 and work towards completing the new Advanced Machinist Apprenticeship Standard. Apprentices will have the opportunity to progress to HNC within the
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Safeguarding apprentices effectively makes good business sense for employers.
The heart of Appris’ business is Apprenticeships, specialising in the delivery of Engineering Manufacture apprenticeships. With over 150 member companies and 400+ apprentices learning across West Yorkshire, Appris is the provider of choice for the engineering industry. Our WorldSkills winning apprentices are an international testimony to the quality of our provision. To compliment the engineering provision, we offer apprenticeships in Marketing, Business Administration, Warehousing and Supply Chain Operations & Management. We also offer commercial training in Management, Personal Development, Health & Safety and Electrical Technical courses. In addition, we offer consultancy on Human Resources and Quality Management Systems, such as ISO accreditations.
To be the training provider of choice for the regions engineering manufacturing industry, where our aim to achieve outstanding teaching and learning supports individuals and employers ever changing needs.
COMPANY MISSION STATEMENT
We provide opportunities to improve and succeed by advising, supporting and developing employers and individuals through training, consultancy and apprenticeships.
To develop, support and empower staff, learners and businesses to achieve their full potential. To enhance skills and knowledge of ourselves and others. To learn through our experiences, relationships, feedback and professional development. To innovate with new ideas through sustainable solutions. To value the contribution of all. To pursue excellence at all levels. To respond to the ever changing needs of customers, qualification, technology and business.