Achievements & Awards

Over the years the Association and its apprentices have won many accolades including:

Young Apprentice of the Year Centenary Award 2013
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

Advanced Apprentice of the Year – Apprentice of the Year – Adult Learner of the Year – Progression to HE Award – Training Practitioners Award
Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire Training Providers

Company Best Practice – West Midlands Final Year Apprentice of the Year
Education & Training Best Practice
Engineering Employers Federation (West Midlands)

Mid Wales First Year Apprentice of the Year – Second Year Apprentice of the Year – Final Year Apprentice of the Year
Engineering Employers Federation

Advanced Apprentice of the Year – Employer Engagement Award
Education Business Partnership Award – Innovation in Engaging Employers – Trainer of the Year – Innovation & Quality of Learning & Training
Learning and Skills Council

Training Provider of the Year
Hereford & Worcester Training & Enterprise Council

Centre of Vocational Excellence
for Engineering Design, Manufacture & Maintenance

Outstanding Ofsted Grade 1
for Business & Administration

Outstanding Ofsted Grade 1 – 2015/2016
Attained an “outstanding” rating in all areas that were inspected

Apprenticeships 4 England Finalist 2017
2017 sees HWGTA make it to the finals of the Apprenticeships4England annual awards in the ‘Prime Small 1 -500 Apprentices in Learning category once more

Worcestershire Education Awards – Finalist 2017

Finalist in the College or Post 18 Education & Training Provider category of the Worcestershire Education Awards 2017.