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Interactive Game for Careers Events created by 1st year Engineering Apprentice!

Interactive Game for Careers Events created by 1st year Engineering Apprentice!

First Year Engineering Apprentice of the Year 2017 – Harry Smith (employed by Kingspan Insulation) Harry was given a brief to design and manufacture an interactive game to showcase the Association and the Apprenticeships we offer during schools/college/career events. His game consists of 4 coloured buttons which randomly light up and the player has to […]

NHS Commerce Apprenticeship Vacancies – available NOW!

NHS Commerce Apprenticeship Vacancies - available NOW!

We have Apprenticeship vacancies available now to work within the NHS in Worcester and Redditch.     Worcester based 7 posts available Business Administration Apprenticeship Level 2 Redditch based 4 posts available Business Administration Apprenticeship Level 2 To apply for any of these positions and to request an Application form please email:  Marianne.Thompson@hgta.org or ring:  […]

WGTA Commerce Apprentices – Communication session in practise!

WGTA Commerce Apprentices - Communication session in practise!

WGTA Commerce Apprentices – taking part in a “Communication” session last week (28th November) where the two groups had to design a new board game! The learning aspect covering; time management, problem solving, planning/organising, using resources effectively, together with effective written and verbal communication. Are we seeing the next Christmas board game in production…….? Good […]

Happy Retirement Andy!

Happy Retirement Andy!

On Friday 24th November our very own Andy Wright (Hereford Engineering Instructor) retired after nearly 20 years’ service. He started his Engineering career as an HWGTA Apprentice in 1969 working for Denco. In 1997 he returned to the Association as an welding/fabrication instructor. Andy’s contribution to HWGTA and the development of young Apprentices across the […]