BRAND NEW ENGINEERING EPAs

ENGINEERING OPERATIVE LEVEL: 2 CODE: ST0537 v.1.2 In the ever-evolving landscape of manufacturing engineering, a new wave of talent is emerging through structured apprenticeship programs. At the forefront is the Level 2 Engineering Operative Apprenticeship, a comprehensive journey designed to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge necessary for a thriving career in the industry. […]

NEW LOW CARBON QUALS

The team here at eta were recently tasked by Lancaster and Morecambe College to develop a number of sustainability focused qualifications. The qualifications were written and completed in a little over a month, and Maggie Cawthorn of LMC spoke of her delight at the efficiency and speed of the turnaround: ETA have been delighted to […]

THE FUTURE IS RETRO

As the world faces the growing threat of climate change, reducing energy consumption in homes has never been more crucial. The UK government has set ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions, and the domestic sector is a key area where change must occur. That’s where domestic retrofit qualifications come in.  A domestic retrofit is the […]

PROJECT ECO

Lean and Six Sigma are two powerful business improvement systems that are rapidly being deployed across multiple manufacturing and service sectors. Lean and Six Sigma both rely on a continuous improvement culture that is very conducive to pollution prevention and sustainability. Compelling reasons for linking Lean, Six Sigma, and environmental improvement efforts include: -Fast and […]

CHARGING FORAWRD WITH EV

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), a non-ministerial government department, conducted the survey as part of wider planning to meet the target of net zero emissions by 2050. It concluded the UK will need more than ten times the 25,000 existing charging points, to meet demand as we approach the government’s planned ban on the […]

PERSONAL & SOCIAL SKILLS

In order to optimise the ‘settling in’ period of any study programme – critical to a learner’s transition from school to college environments – we offer a variety of Personal and Social Skills qualifications andstandalone single unit Awards (Qualifications in their own right). Ranging from 15 to 45 Guided Learning Hours, the qualifications are designed […]

CSR : SMALL STEPS FOR BIG IMPACT

How relevant is Corporate Social Responsibility for an SME? For all those SMEs out there I want to share my experience exploring and establishing a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) pledge for our company. The 3 pillars that support ETA’s 3 CSR Pledge: One of the reasons for sharing this was that I struggled to find […]

WHAT OUR CENTRES SAY 2023/24

As part of our ongoing commitment to unrivalled centre service and continuous improvement, we recently conducted our annual satisfaction survey, allowing us to highlight areas of strength and any challenges we face! Head of Partnerships Allan Birch expressed his delight at the outcomes: “It was so encouraging to receive such positive feedback from our 2023 […]

UPGRADE TO EPAO OF THE YEAR!

QuartzCustomer branded, personalised and easy to use EPA platform, with free training and dedicated support. Agile booking process with quick turnaround timesDedicated phone line to our EPA team, no call centres. Our gateway processing and feedback time is 24 hrs and event booking lead time is usually two weeks following gateway sign off (standard dependant). […]

ETC AWARDS ARE GOLD

Investors in People is an accreditation that is renowned worldwide as a framework and benchmark that confirms a businesses operates with consideration and credibility. Securing the IIP Gold standard, an organisation has demonstrated a clear commitment to its people as well as the wider impact of the organisations activity. Investing in your people is not […]