WorldSkills UK success for Wirral Met tutors

Staff members at Wirral Met College have successfully completed a 12-week WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence Educator's programme, bolstering the college's status as a member of the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence, in partnership with NCFE. WorldSkills UK supports young people to engage in competitions-based training, assessment and benchmarking, with members’

Wirral Met launch new initiative with Peel L&P to support employability

Wirral Met College has launched an exciting new ‘Passport to Employment Skills’, endorsed by regeneration specialists Peel L&P. Students on a construction study programme or apprenticeship will have the opportunity to develop practical skills related to their chosen trade, gain their CSCS card and take part in CV writing, job search

Real-world experience for Wirral Met’s future plumbers and electricians

Wirral Met College students have been given an insight into a ‘live’ construction site thanks to GMI Construction and Peel L&P. Plumbing and electrical students from Wirral Met visited the Hythe, a sustainable new business hub within the growing Four Bridges neighbourhood. Located next to the college’s Wirral Waters construction campus, Hythe

Free short courses aimed to help working adults’ upskill in STEM sectors

Thousands of working adults will soon benefit from free courses that will help them to rapidly upskill or retrain, as part of the government’s drive to plug skills gaps and boost access to more high-quality training alternatives. Sixty-five short and modular courses will start to roll out from later this month at