New apprenticeship centre to help resolve skills shortages

Oxford Advanced Skills is establish to help solve the skills shortages facing engineering firms and high technology in Oxfordshire.

Oxford Advanced Skills, under the direction of project sponsor David Martin – an ex-UKAEA trainee himself will increase standard and the quality of local apprenticeships through company-directed training. The new center will give you companies in Oxfordshire’s high tech sector with work that is ‘ – trainee engineers, prepared’ trainees and lab technicians by giving apprentices abilities and self discipline through learning the workplace. The center produces additional value by working with local firms, empowering them to input into the qualification to ensure the trainees are provided by the training that local businesses desire. As a not for profit endeavour, all funds will be invested to ensure quality and to deliver training.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-apprenticeship-centre-to-help-resolve-skills-shortages