Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

14 Aug 2019

Search for the Nuclear Stars of Present & Future


Nominations for the 2020 UK Nuclear Skills Awards have launched!

All companies working in or with the nuclear sector are invited to put forward their nominations in the following categories.

  • Business Service Apprentice of the Year
  • Engineering Apprentice of the Year
  • Manufacturing Apprentice of the Year
  • Scientific Apprentice of the Year
  • Engineering Graduate of the Year
  • Science Graduate of the Year
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Champion of the Year
  • UK Nuclear STEM Ambassador Award
  • Subject Matter Expert of the Year

Apply here

This is your opportunity to highlight and reward the outstanding performance of people in your organisation. The UK Nuclear Skills Awards are the ideal way to honour someone who has gone beyond your expectations, highlighting their achievement to their peers across industry. On a business level, success at the Skills Awards reflects your ability to nurture and develop talent, skills and the expertise required for the future of the nuclear industry in the UK.

The selected finalists for all the categories will be invited to attend the high-profile UK Nuclear Skills Awards dinner which will be held on the 12th March 2020 in Manchester. The winners of the awards will be announced at the dinner.

The awards and dinner is a collaborative event organised by NSAN and Cogent Skills.

The UK Nuclear Skills Awards dinner is a firm favourite on the nuclear event calendar and is expected to sell quickly. Early booking is encouraged via NSAN or Cogent Skills. The UK Nuclear Skills Awards is also the perfect evening to promote your organisation. A number of sponsorships are also available.

Joanna Woolf, CEO of Cogent Skills added:
“Cogent Skills and NSAN are once again delighted to launch the nominations for the UK Nuclear Skills Awards, a firm fixture in the nuclear industry’s annual calendar. These fantastic Awards continue to reflect the sector’s commitment and investment in its skills base. The Awards also underpin the ambition of the Nuclear Skills Strategy Group for a diverse and inclusive workforce, and reflect the breadth of talent across the sector.”

Jo Tipa, Managing Director of NSAN commented:
“The UK Nuclear Skills Awards is the nuclear industry’s skills event of the year. I would urge any interested individuals to get involved.

The Awards highlight the exceptional quality of people of all levels, who are committed to careers in the nuclear sector. The event also shines a spotlight on the vital work done by the training and education professionals working in and with the UK nuclear industry.”

Closing date for all applications 5pm on the 25th October 2019

All queries in the first instance should be forwarded to either:
Kate Hutchins  kate.hutchins@cogent-skills.com
Mary Kinsella  mary.kinsella@nsan.co.uk

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