Latest News

We do our best to keep our customers up to date with all the latest developments at the Engineering Academy. We’ve set up this news page to keep track of everything that we do and to ensure that you don’t miss a thing! 

30 | May 2019
How often have you browsed a course listing and struggled to find something that’s going to deliver results that match your organisation’s requirements? You’re probably one of the many people who have been faced with this issue.

At Uniper’s Engineering Academy, we do things a little differently ….
29 | March 2019
Organised by FE Week and the Association of Employment and Learning Providers, this is now the second recent award that we’ve won.
08 | March 2019
To recognise International Women’s Day and National Apprenticeship Week, we caught up with our second-year apprentice, Chelsea Cowling to find out how she’s getting on with her apprenticeship so far…
07 | March 2019
In light of National Apprenticeship Week, we recently caught up with a first-year apprentice, Samuel Plumb to find out how he’s found the first six months of his apprenticeship so far…
06 | March 2019
Today, Mark Timmins (Lead Electrical Engineer, Ratcliffe Power Station) joined our second-year apprentices for a day training at the Engineering Academy.
04 | March 2019
Today marks the start of National Apprenticeship Week 2019 and what better way to start than at the Houses of Parliament!
12 | February 2019
After a two-day monitoring visit in January, Ofsted has given the Academy praise for its performance in delivering high-quality apprenticeship training.
03 | January 2019
We’re delighted to announce that David Hughes, Head of Uniper’s Engineering Academy, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year's Honours 2019 for services to Education, in recognition of the work he has done in promoting and growing apprenticeship delivery.
26 | November 2018
2018 has been another busy year in the power plant operator training department.
18 | September 2018
Uniper has beaten off some stiff competition to win the regional final (East Midlands) of the 2018 National Apprenticeship Awards.