Professional Body Accreditation and Registration

Following the launch of the GTA England Survey on Professional Body Accreditation we have now compiled the interim summary. In total, 107 people completed the survey broken down between CEOs on behalf of the GTA, trainers and assessors and … [Read more...]

Quality Review

May review of the most recently published inspection reports of independent learning providers. I believe that a very worthwhile exercise is to take time to review the most recently published reports in the sector that is most pertinent to the … [Read more...]

Brathay Triumph – Second win for Gen 2 apprentices and Derwent team achieve 5th.

Nine apprentices from GSK Ulverston trained by GEN 2 have been named the apprentice team of the year, following a testing five month Challenge that saw them compete against teams from the country’s leading apprentice employers and their own fellow … [Read more...]

BRATHAY APPRENTICE CHALLENGE – DERWENT TRAINING ASSOCATION ANNOUNCED AS APPRENTICE TEAM OF THE YEAR FINALIST

Apprentices from GTA Derwent Training Association have been named National Finalists in the Brathay Apprentice Challenge search for the apprentice team of the year.  After four months of hard work by over 650 apprentices from across 75 organisations … [Read more...]

GOVERNANCE WEBINAR – WEBCAST AND SLIDES AVAILABLE

Following the webinar on Governance held on 16th March, the webcast, slides and the AOC Guide to Good Governance for English Colleges have been uploaded in to the Members Resources Library in the Governance Webinar Folder. If you have any queries … [Read more...]

SLIDES AVAILABLE – ADVANCED MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING TRAILBLAZER EMPLOYER BRIEFING

Motor Heritage Museum, Gaydon 14th March 2017. On behalf of the Trailblazer Employer groups covering the Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Sector ; automotive, aerospace, airworthiness and marine defence GTA England and NFEC hosted the … [Read more...]

Employer & Partner Provider National Briefing Session – Preparation for 2017 Starts Motor Heritage Museum, Gaydon 14th March 2017

Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Trailblazer Employer Briefing Motor Heritage Museum, Gaydon 14th March 2017. On behalf of the Trailblazer Employer groups covering the Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Sector ; automotive, aerospace, … [Read more...]

Alliance Learning receive MBDA recognition award

GTA England are delighted to announce that Aileen Randhawa, HR Director at MBDA has also become the latest recruit on the Employer Advisory Group.  This group was created to advise and inform the GTA England Board on the workforce development needs … [Read more...]

Derwent apprenticeship award winner

In October, Natasha Pitts of Dale Power Solutions became the winner of the National Apprenticeship Service (NAS) Regional Apprentice of the Year in the Higher/Degree Apprentice category, and has now qualified for the national finals which will be … [Read more...]

Welcome to new members

We are delighted to welcome Siemens UK to our network. Martin Hottass, UK Skills Partner, Siemens, said: ‘Siemens value the GTA model, being high quality and employer led, and wish to work with members in order to extend our own reach with supply … [Read more...]

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