We asked Jaimiee-Leigh, a Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer and former apprentice with MGTS, to share some thoughts about her career in engineering. Here's what she had to say…"I completed an Advanced level apprenticeship in Engineering Manufacture (Engineering Maintenance) in December 2017.
Looking after your workforce has never been more important, from mental health awareness to first aid and fire safety training. From February 2021 we are introducing five new courses to our training course portfolio.
Funding support for eligible small and medium-sized enterprises for accredited and non-accredited training to improve skills amongst their workforce. The funding is now available for training completed by March 2023.
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.Managed by Birmingham City Council, the programme can fund 50% of the costs of agreed training.
On December 19 our Lead Training and Development Adviser Ian Cross joined a rally of volunteers from the charity Warwickshire & Solihull Blood Bikes (WSBB) to deliver toys to children at University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire.
Earlier this year Adrian Simkiss (pictured right) was promoted from 'Training and Development Adviser' to 'MGTS Customer Engagement Manager'. With over 15 years of experience of working within the engineering training industry at MGTS, Adrian brings a wealth of knowledge to the role.
Huge congratulations to engineering apprentice James Todd who achieved the position of finalist (out of 3,500 applicants) in the City of Coventry Freemen's Guild Apprentice of the Year Award 2019. Below we find out why James was such a worthy contestant.
Midland Group Training Services (MGTS) were delighted to host a visit from His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent at their Redditch Technical Centre on Monday 25 November 2019.