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Burnley College Engineering Tutors use 3D printing technology to help frontline NHS staff
Expert Engineering Tutors at Burnley College have been busy making masks and visors, using their design skills and expertise with the College's 3D printers, for use by NHS staff in the frontline of the battle against Covid-19.
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| Categories: Adult Learning, Sixth Form, University Adult, University Burnley, THEMIS Apprentice | Tags: 3D printer , Covid-19 , Corona Virus , NHS , engineers , face masks , face visors , PPE , manufacturing , volunteering | View Count: (213)
Themis Skills Academies work: for employers and individuals alike
Innovative Skills Academies, founded by Themis, the Apprenticeship and Business Training Provider arm of Burnley College, are filling vital skills gaps and business development needs in industries across East Lancashire.
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| Categories: Adult Learning, THEMIS Apprentice | Tags: skills , jobs , careers , training , Burnley , warehousing , logistics , manufacturing | View Count: (556)
Leading local manufacturing and engineering employers become Themis Apprentices for #NAW2016
Employers from WEC Group, Weir Minerals, Safran Aircelle, The Senator Group, Burnley College and Paradigm Precision got up bright and early for an action-packed morning of Apprenticeship training. Eager new recruits were taught how to prepare advanced parts used in the aerospace industry by Themis Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Apprentices from Safran Aircelle. The group were invited into Themis’ state-of-the-art Centre of Engineering Excellence to try their hand at being an Appren...
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| Categories: Schools and Colleges, Corporate | Tags: engineering , Manufacturing , National Apprenticeship Week | View Count: (2265)
From 8am - 2pm on Wednesday 28 January Paradigm Precision visited with six of their staff to tutor the Career Academy group about Lean Manufacturing. A growing concern in all manufacturing and engineering businesses, Lean Manufacturing concerns streamlining the manufacturing process at each level to increase productivity and reduce waste and production times. This is the fourth year that Paradigm Precision have visited Burnley College to speak to students and this year the Career Academy Grou...
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| Categories: Uncategorized, Adult learning, Children and Young People's Workforce, City & Guilds Children and Young People's Workforce | Tags: engineering , Manufacturing | View Count: (1502)