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24th March 2016

New Technical Development Manager Joins Net

Jon Dicken has joined NET as Technical Development Manager. He will work alongside NET’s current Technical Development Manager Stephen Plant...

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2nd March 2016

NET CEO Welcomes Rise in Apprenticeship Starts

NET CEO Iain Macdonald has welcomed the news that electrotechnical apprenticeship starts increased for the 2014-15 academic year. "This is...

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2nd March 2016

Outstanding Apprentices Wanted for SkillELECTRIC 2016

Top electrical apprentices are being sought for the 2016 regional heats of SkillELECTRIC – the premier skills competition for the...

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2nd March 2016

NET and WorldSkills UK to Run SkillELECTRIC 2016

NET will partner with WorldSkills UK to organise this year’s SkillELECTRIC competition – the search for the UK’s best apprentice...

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9th March 2015

NET CEO calls for education system overhaul

At the start of National Apprentice Week NET CEO Iain Macdonald has called for the UK's education system to be...

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14th January 2015

NET CEO backs government decision to delay new apprentice funding system

Iain Macdonald, CEO of National Electrotechnical Training (NET), today welcomed the Government's announcement that it would delay making a decision...

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23rd June 2014

NET chairman announces retirement

NET Chairman Bob Harris has announced he will step down from his role at the end of this year. He...

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9th May 2014

NET CEO calls for Electrotechnical Apprenticeships to be exempt from funding changes

NET CEO Iain Macdonald has called on the Government to exempt the electrotechnical sector from the proposed changes to apprenticeships...

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13th December 2013

NET CEO welcomes apprentice funding reforms

NET CEO Iain Macdonald has welcomed the reforms to apprenticeship funding, announced in the Chancellor's Autumn Statement on December 5....

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4th October 2013

NET responds to the publication for the ‘Future of apprenticeships in England: Implementation Plan’

Iain Macdonald, Chief Executive of National Electrotechnical Training (NET), has welcomed the publication of "The Future of Apprenticeships in England:...

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6th March 2013

APPRENTICE WEEK: NET CALLS FOR RETURN TO TRADITIONAL APPRENTICESHIP STRUCTURE

At the start of National Apprentice Week, Iain Macdonald, NET Chief Executive, has called for a protected definition of apprenticeships...

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2nd February 2013

NET CHAIRMAN BACKS CALLS TO PROTECT THE TERM ‘APPRENTICESHIP’

NET Chairman, Bob Harris, has backed calls from think tank Policy Exchange for the term ‘apprenticeship’ to be protected –...

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