06 Sep 2011 - A first for Mon Maintenance
Mon Maintenance Services Ltd has become the first company in Wales to benefit from the National Skills Academy for Nuclear’s Community Apprenticeship Scheme.
06 Sep 2011 - Current Vacancies at Cogent
Director of Research post at Cogent. Policy Manager post at Cogent SSC
Cogent the Skills Council for the Nuclear Industry and partner organisation the National Skills Academy for Nuclear are delighted to announce their fourth collaborative UK Nuclear Skills Awards Dinner, which will be held at the Palace Hotel, Manchester on the 22nd March 2012.
17 Aug 2011 - UK Nuclear Skills Awards 2012 - Sponsorship and Advertising Packages
The UK Nuclear Skills Awards is steadily becoming an anticipated annual event in the Nuclear calendar. The National Skills Academy for Nuclear and Cogent Sector Skills Council are preparing to hold their fourth collaborative Skills Awards Evening for the industry.
11 Aug 2011 - Engineering Recruitment
09 Aug 2011 - Society of Biology Consultation
09 Aug 2011 - The 2011 Search for the Nuclear Stars of the Future
The National Skills Academy for Nuclear has launched its 2011 search to find the nuclear industry stars of the future.
04 Aug 2011 - Current Vacancy - Managing Director for Technical Apprenticeship Company
Unite the Union and Prospect have expressed their wholehearted support for Cogent SSC’s Apprenticeship training initiative, which is set to receive funding from the Government’s £50m Growth and Innovation Fund.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has given its support to three key Cogent employer-led projects. These projects are set to deliver skills for growth in the Skills Council’s science-using Sector and will receive funding from the Government’s £50m Growth and Innovation Fund (GIF).
Cogent has launched its Skills Action Plan for Growth in UK Life Sciences. The Plan articulates “One Voice”, bringing together the interests of key sections of the UK bioeconomy, to ensure skills development meets industry needs.
05 Jul 2011 - Apprenticeship Awards 2011 include science-based winners
The climax of the 2011 awards season took place at The Mermaid Theatre in London with the Apprenticeship Awards.
27 Jun 2011 - Dr John Beacham bades farewell to Cogent SSC
Dr John Beacham, bade farewell to Cogent SSC at its most recent Board meeting, welcoming Tom Crotty, Corporate Affairs Director of INEOS and Chair of INEOS ChlorVinyls as the new Chair.
27 Jun 2011 - Cogent launches new Guidelines for Competency Management Systems for Downstream and Petroleum sites
Steve Elliott, Chief Executive of the Chemical Industries Association, paid tribute the members of the chemical industry and its key partners, "This year's quality of entries reflects the outstanding contribution made by the chemical industry to a better quality of life for us all and a flourishing, growing industry.
23 Jun 2011 - University launches new foundation degree to help boost skills
The University of Hull is launching a new course today aimed at those working in the refining, chemical and allied sectors to improve professional development and increase technical skills.
20 Jun 2011 - Tom Crotty of INEOS to succeed John Beacham as Chair of Cogent SSC
Tom Crotty of INEOS has been confirmed as the next chairman of Cogent Sector Skills Council to succeed Dr. John Beacham CBE who retires in mid-June 2011.
15 Jun 2011 - Nuclear Island launched: New Build experience for science and engineering students
Today, June 15, sees the pilot week and launch of the Nuclear Island, a unique experience in which students can develop and apply their skills to a scaled down New Build construction project.
14 Jun 2011 - OBE for the Chief Executive of the National Skills Academy for Nuclear
Jean Llewellyn, Chief Executive of the National Skills Academy for Nuclear, has been named in the Queen's Birthday Honours List. Jean has been appointed to the Order of the British Empire for her services to the Energy Industry.