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Return to work placements for scientists and engineers

Dstl, part of the Ministry of Defence, has teamed up with the IMarEST and the Women’s Engineering So...

SpaceWave workshops exploring opportunities for Earth Observation technologies and Blue Growth, 9th and 17th July, various locations and via webinar

The SpaceWave project is hosting 4 workshops which can be attended in person or online via webinar, ...

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Baltic Military Expo - join the UK Group, 25th-27th June 2018, Gdansk

This three day event comprises an exhibition, conference, senior staff delegations and visiting wars...

Workshop to explore new solutions for Offshore Asset Risk Management, 27th June 2018, NOC, Southampton

The South Coast Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications together with Marine South East and t...

Take advantage of local Degree Apprentices to upskill your staff at minimal cost

Degree Apprentices were launched by the Government last year; they allow employees to work while studying part-time for a degree, They are available in all sorts of subjects at Universities in the Solent region. They are incredible value for businesses to up their skills level at minimal costs - including business leadership.

Degree apprenticeships allow you to work as an employee while also studying part-time for a full Bachelor's or Master's degree.

They combine the academic study from a traditional university degree with the practical on-the-job experience and employment skills required for a successful career. They were developed in a partnership between the Government, employers and universities.

Degree apprenticeships take between one and five years to complete, depending on the course you take. You'll typically go to university one day a week for around 30 weeks every year. On the weeks you don't go to University, you'll still spend 20% of your time training away from your normal working environment.

Degree apprenticeships are suitable for people of all ages. You could be already in employment or beginning your career.

Currently the Government is offering non-apprenticeship levy paying companies 90% off the cost of these training programmes with costs for business leadership skills courses starting at £900 instead of the full value of £9,000. But hurry these subsidies will not last forever. Employee training time commitments vary from day release to weekend learning for anything from 18 months to spread over 4 years.

Southampton Solent University offers a number of Degree Apprenticeships for aspiring new managers, experienced managers and senior leaders as well as project management, digital and technical solutions and electronic engineering.

For Southampton Solent Apprentice Degree Apprenticeships visit:

https://www.solent.ac.uk/search-results?keywords=degree+apprenticeships

Portsmouth University offers Degree Apprenticeships in Business and Management, MBAs, Civil Engineering and Surveying, Digital Technology and Engineering, Electronic Engineering,

For Portsmouth Degree Apprenticeships visit:
http://www.port.ac.uk/degree-apprenticeships/


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Posted 2018-02-28 14:46:27

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