GTA England News

Business Development service

GTA England has led on a wide range of initiatives over the last twelve months. Amongst these has been a focus on business development. As a consequence a number of themes have emerged which members consider central to future successful development. … [Read more...]

Iain Elliot – New GTA England Board Member

New Board Member Following the recent election, I am pleased to announce that Iain Elliot, CEO of HETA, will be appointed to the board at its next meeting. Iain brings a wealth of experience and is a welcome addition to the GTA England … [Read more...]

GTA England 10th Anniversary

Did you know it is the tenth anniversary of GTA England? That’s why the 2019 conference is starting with a sumptuous evening Dinner in the Baker Tilly suite at the MTC in Ansty, Coventry on the 19th November 2019. We hope to see all members in … [Read more...]

*Updated GTA England calendar of Events 2019*

Dear Members We have added a number of Events to the calendar of Events on our website, please use links to register your attendance. If you have any problems registering on to any Event/webinar contact Lesley.Powles@gtaengland.co.uk   … [Read more...]

World Skills 2018 – Friday 16th November, Birmingham NEC 10.00 – 2.00 pm

WorldSkills CALL TO ACTION – participating in WorldSkills; a unique GTA England and WorldSkills UK event – Friday 16th November, Birmingham NEC 10.00 – 2.00 pm We have recently written to all CEOs to announce our partnership with WorldSkills UK … [Read more...]

WorldSkills Induction – 16th November 2018

CALL TO ACTION – participating in WorldSkills; a unique GTA England and WorldSkills UK event – Friday 16th November, Birmingham NEC 10.00 – 2.00 pm We have recently written to all CEOs to announce our partnership with WorldSkills UK and inviting … [Read more...]

Engineering Standards update

It continues to be a very busy time regarding our work in the development of standards. The GTA England Standards Steering Group have met with success in receiving conformation from the IFA that the Metal Fabricator standard has been fully … [Read more...]

Behaviours Quality Improvement update Trevor Alley

You will probably all be aware that behaviours is now a requirement of all new apprenticeships standards. You may not know that the outcomes of inspections have declined in our sector since September 2017. Also, a significant contributor to this … [Read more...]

Transition to Standards – Professional Registration

As all GTAs know, the ENG TECH standard is a feature of end-point assessment for engineering apprenticeships. At the two Members’ days in July we heard about the wider benefits of professional registration from the three-key engineering professional … [Read more...]

EAL Partnership

Members attending the workshops on the value of professional registration and End Point Assessment (EPA), will recall that we are currently scoping out various models of how this could work in practice with EAL and Semta Group. The principle plays … [Read more...]

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