Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

News (March 2020)

YGN take on Cost Reduction Summit Hackathon Challenge!

27 Mar 2020

Robert Alford, Chair YGN Education, Attraction, Outreach subcommittee (Executive Assistant Group S&T Director NDA) led a fantastic Skills Summit “Hackathon” on the role of skills in achieving the…More …

Online Nuclear Sector Gender Commitment now live!

27 Mar 2020

The NSSG/Women in Nuclear (WiN) Gender Commitment page is now live! Here, both individuals and representatives of organisations can sign up to either a personal commitment or an organisational commit…More …

PMO drives forward Sector Deal

27 Mar 2020

The latest Nuclear Sector Deal Project Management Office Meeting (PMO) took place in March.  The NSSG is represented on the PMO, providing input, guidance and reporting on progress against the NSSG’s…More …

NSSG explores Agile Nuclear Workforce Scenario Modelling

27 Mar 2020

Credible forecasting of the nuclear industry’s workforce requirements provide the backdrop to the development of a robust skills strategy. For the existing nuclear estate, major work programmes exten…More …

NSSG joins Infrastructure and Project Authority meetings

26 Mar 2020

The Infrastructure and Project Authority (IPA) has initiated a series of monthly round-table meetings to look at interventions to maintain the skills supply in the face of competing demands from large…More …

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Department for Education Apprenticeship Programme Response

24 Mar 2020

This is a difficult time for apprentices, employers and providers of apprenticeship training, assessment and external assurance. The government is committed to supporting apprentices, and employers co…More …

UK Nuclear Skills Awards 2020

16 Mar 2020

The Hilton Manchester welcomed the nuclear industry’s twelfth annual UK Nuclear Skills Awards on the 12th March.  During the evening the nuclear stars of the present and future were announced. The aw…More …

Summary – HM Treasury Budget

12 Mar 2020

HM Treasury Budget 11th March 2020 New Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, presented his first Budget on 11th March. This is the first Budget for the new Government, and the first since the UK…More …

Nuclear Skills Summit 2020: Planning phase 2 of the NSSG Delivery Plan

12 Mar 2020

The Nuclear Skills Strategy Group (NSSG) held a successful Skills Summit on the 12th March, which was a focused Workshop run in partnership with the Young Generation Network. Importantly, it saw part…More …