Securing funding for logistics apprentices is only half the battle when it comes to solving the skills crisis – getting students and employers talking is also vital. Stockton Riverside College (SRC) on the south bank of the Tees believes that with its Logistics Academy it has created a successful collaborative model for others to follow. The academy is now in its sixth year, and Michael Duffey, head of construction and professional services at SRC, says the college began to focus […]
Ian Chisholm has been appointed as MD of the Society of Operations Engineers (SOE) after 14 years with the society.
Career Academies UK has been awarded a £50,000 pot of funding to help launch five new UK logistics academies.
Trailblazer group requests procedural review of apprenticeship funding after only £6,000 offered to employers
The road haulage Trailblazer Group (TBG) is seeking a procedural review after being informed that just £6,000 has been allocated to fund two new LGV Driver Apprenticeships by the Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education (IFATE).