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Silicon Valley CEO Celebrates Engineering Talent of Tomorrow at AMRC Training Centre Awards

A retired Silicon Valley CEO whose life was changed by an apprenticeship has thrown his full support behind the 2019 AMRC Training Centre’s Apprentice of the Year ceremony - putting his name to two new...

Norco Opens Composites Training Centre

Norco has opened a new training centre in a purpose-built facility to give hands-on training for new apprentices to tackle the local skills shortage.

Having won several long-term work contracts in 2018/19, Norco’s forecasted work...

CES EduPack 2018 Supports Materials Teaching Throughout the Engineering Curriculum

Granta Design has released the latest version of its leading set of materials education resources – CES EduPack™ 2018. Used at more than 1,000 universities and colleges worldwide, CES EduPack supports materials teaching...

R-TECH Materials To Run Training Course on Composite Testing

R-TECH Materials – one of the fastest growing polymer and composites laboratories in the UK – has teamed up with Zwick Roell to run an introductory training course on mechanical testing of composites.

Version 19 of JETCAM Expert Released Alongside Online Video Training

JETCAM has launched version 19 of its award-winning Expert CADCAM and nesting software, featuring several major new features and hundreds of improvements across the software.

It says that several features focus around nesting. Multi-sheet nesting...

CAP Scheme Developments – Standardised Assessment Guidelines for the Composites Industry

In January 2015, Composites UK launched its Composites Assured Practitioner Scheme (CAP), which is working to produce standardised guidelines by which the competency of employees can be internally assessed across a wide range of technologies,...

Composites UK Search for Pioneering Manufacturers to Join the Composites Assured Practitioner Scheme

Composites UK is working to standardise the training guidelines associated with composite manufacturing processes to enable companies to take control of employee skills sets.

The Composites Assured Practitioner (CAP) Scheme is currently in its pilot phase...

Teledyne CML Composites Launches Apprenticeship Scheme to Secure Skills for Future Growth Plans

Teledyne CML Composites has launched an apprenticeship scheme to secure the future availability of skilled personnel as the company gears up to meet long term plans for growth.

In co-operation with the Maritime Engineering College...

Aim Altitude Opens Waterbeach Training Centre

AIM Composites has introduced the first intake of students into the AIM Composites Training Centre on Monday 23rd March 2015.

The objective, the company says, is to train and lead students towards the required culture to...

George Hollingbery MP Opens New Consuta Training Centre at Hexion CCT

George Hollingbery, MP for Meon Valley, recently visited the Hexion subsidiary Combined Composite Technologies to formally open a new training centre operated in partnership with Consuta Training.  During his visit, Mr Hollingbery toured the training and...


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