Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

News (January 2019)

Institute takes on responsibility for Technical Qualifications

31 Jan 2019

From the 31 January 2019 the Institute for Apprenticeships will officially become the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (the Institute). This change represents the Institute’s form…More …

Community apprenticeships to change lives in Cumbria

29 Jan 2019

Sellafield Ltd is funding fifty new apprenticeships for small companies throughout Cumbria. The scheme  is supported by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), Nuclear Skills Strategy Group (NSS…More …

The Big Assembly Live Steam: letting the apprentices take over!

28 Jan 2019

The Big Assembly is a live video stream to thousands of students across the UK wanting to find out what an apprenticeship could mean for them.  The apprentices hosting the Big Assembly will tell scho…More …

Horizon suspends work on UK Nuclear Development Programme

21 Jan 2019

Comment from the Nuclear Skills Strategy Group industry members: Horizon Nuclear Power has announced that it will suspend its UK nuclear development programme, following a decision taken by its paren…More …

Nuclear Skills 2019 – last few exhibition spaces remaining!

21 Jan 2019

This inaugural UK Skills Conference will: Cement key exhibitors as thought leaders to an audience of industry decision makers Support the development and maintenance of skills in the nuclear indus…More …

Energy World magazine features a Group transfer scheme between Coal and Nuclear power plants

17 Jan 2019

Author, and NSSG Head of Nuclear Skills, Beccy Pleasant said: “It’s clear many in-demand technical, project and managerial needs of the nuclear energy sector are very similar to those in traditional e…More …

NSSG features in Nuclear Future Journal

09 Jan 2019

The NSSG sets out its journey so far, role in the Nuclear Sector Deal and future plans, in the latest issue of the Nuclear Institute’s Nuclear Future Journal. The article covers the NSSG’s operating m…More …