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MP Skills in the News: Apprenticeships


MP Skills have been featured in Agg-Net this National Apprenticeship Week to celebrate the progress of our former apprentice Isaac Azim who has now moved to a full-time role with us. You can read an extract below:

Practicing what it preaches, two MPQC apprentices land full-time roles with the organization.

The Mineral Products Qualifications Council (MPQC) is not only an expert in apprenticeships in the mineral extractives industry but also uses apprenticeships itself to recruit new talent.

MPQC has apprenticeships at its core with each department having a direct influence on these increasingly valued qualifications: MP Futures helps to develop apprenticeships for the extractives industry and, to date, has brought five different types to market; MP Skills, in turn, acts as a training provider for apprenticeships in partnership with the University of Derby; and MP Awards delivers end-point assessment (EPA) for apprentices as part of its remit...

To read the full article courtesy of Agg-Net.