The 34-year-old has been promoted from a senior role at Bishop Auckland College, which owns SWDT
, to continue the impressive progress which has been made in the last three years.
Callum Worrall and Ben Butler, both 21 and from Darlington, have been with Hitachi since September 2015 while studying technical support with SWDT
Forging fresh links with SWDT
, Lee jointly developed new apprenticeship frameworks which led to new partnerships with some of the region's biggest employers, including 3M, Glaxo, Cummins and Hitachi.
The values of SWDT
and DIWT are negative and have similar peak times to those of [T.sub.mean]PD (Figure 7(b)).
Having most recently been head of operations, Cant's priorities are to build closer links with the region's schools, to better meet the skills requirements of North East employers, and to add to the range of training provided by SWDT
from its Newton Aycliffe base.
Mr Childs, who completed his engineering apprenticeship with SWDT
nearly 18 years ago, returned to the Aycliffe site as its boss in October 2015.
specialises in a wide range of manufacturing and engineering courses and trains more than 1,000 people each year.
said changes to the way apprenticeships are funded and the apprenticeship levy have created new opportunities to deliver a variety of programmes involving a range of different modules, as opposed to the standard, inflexible apprenticeship framework previously on offer.
Jacqui Sprott, the SWDT
assessor who worked closely with Angela (pictured) as part of her training, said: "Angela has shown real tenacity and commitment in achieving her Level Three qualification - she went well over and above the level of work she was required to do, and thoroughly deserves the recognition that this award gives her.
Scott Maclean, from Darlington, and Nathan Bresnen, from Seaham, both 18, are already seven months into their electrical and mechanical apprenticeships, working with SWDT
's trainers, and joined Husqvarna earlier this month to complete the programme.
Neil Wise from Willington is flying high after receiving a long service award from South West Durham Training Ltd (SWDT
Bank of England deputy agent in the North East, Andrew Hebden, speaks at the SWDT