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Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Awards 2022

Congratulations to all the finalists and winners of the Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Awards 2022!In particular we would like to celebrate:ADVANCED APPRENTICE AWARD - FINALIST, HIGHLY COMMENDED Lauren Hansen, Maintenance Planner, Jacobs Douwe EgbertsKeith Fisher, Apprentice Manager at JDE comments...

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Sphinx 1 – 1 MGTS

When searching for a local organisation to support with sponsorship, our Training & Development Adviser Lee Beesley had the perfect answer.

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A Focus on Optimec Metrology

Last year we developed a relationship with Optimec Metrology to help them develop their next generation of engineering talent.We caught up with them to see how their apprentice James is making a difference. Here's their story...

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Engineering Success at Ardagh Group

We caught up with former MGTS apprentice, Anthony Hyams, to discover how his career has progressed since completing his engineering apprenticeship.Anthony left school in 2004 and promptly secured an engineering apprenticeship with Ardagh Group (formerly Ball Packaging).

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MGTS Seeks New Trustees

Could you join our Board of Trustees and help to shape the future of tomorrow's engineers?ABOUT USMGTS is a registered charity that has been providing dedicated training to the Engineering sector for more than 50 years.

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Supplier Skills Programme

MGTS is proud to be a part of the Supplier Skills Programme (SSP), launched to deliver customised support to eligible businesses to address their skills needs and gaps, and support business growth.The programme can fund 50% of the costs of agreed training (excluding VAT).

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A Project to Enhance Performance

Bailey Wiggett, an apprentice Manufacturing Technician, is in the fourth year of her engineering apprenticeship with Amtico (designers and manufacturers of flooring, headquartered in Coventry).

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Driven to Succeed

Bethany Brown started her apprenticeship with Tata Technologies Limited (TTL) in 2016. Here we catch up with Bethany to talk about her journey from engineering apprentice to Junior Engineer.Why did you choose a career in engineering?My dad is an engineer so this did positively influence my decision.

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Introducing our Learner Support Team

Jacqui Corkery and Lin Atkins are on hand to help our apprentices cope with and overcome problems that arise during their apprenticeship, encouraging learners to develop self-confidence and independence, and to reach their potential.

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Next Generation Engineering

Back in 1993 Matthew Beverley started his engineering apprenticeship training at MGTS in Coventry. He had secured an apprentice position with Park Sheet Metal, specialising in sheet metal and fabrication in the prestige automotive industry.

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