UK needs more cyber specialists

New research has found that there has been a huge increase in the number of UK firms reporting cyber attacks and most businesses say they are unprepared for cyber breaches….

Senior MP backs vocational qualifications

GCSE’s should be scrapped, A Levels replaced, and students should study more vocational subjects, says Robert Halfon – Chairman of the Education Select Committee.

Strengthening our Year 11’s employability skills

Our year 10 and 11 students spent an interesting day taking part in workshops as part of our Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural (SMSC) programme.  With Year 11s approaching their…

UTC 6th Form students ‘fire it up’ with local employer

UTC Sixth Form students ‘fire it up’ with local employer   Sixth Form students were given the opportunity to explore local fire safety testing company, Element (also known as WarringtonFire)…

Designing vehicles of the future

After spending years confined to the pages of science-fiction, driverless cars are now a reality and the world needs a new wave of engineers and programmers to design, build and…

How many nails can you balance on a nailhead?

That was the question posed to a number of our Sixth Form students who had applied for work experience with Stanley Engineered Fastenings. Working together with former student now HR…

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