Who were the winners?

Find out who were the winners at the IPS Engineering Awards 2017 last week …

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Read our handy guide to make sure you know the ins and outs of the new Levy.

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IPS help students succeed at EES

IPS have mentored Dartford Grammar School boys to success in this year’s EDT’s Engineering Education Scheme.

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Advanced Learner Loans

Find out how Advanced Learner Loans can help fund your apprenticeship training if you are 19 and above…

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Apprenticeships could lead to a successful career

It did for these famous faces. Who all started as apprentices.

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Who were the winners?

Find out who were the winners at the IPS Engineering Awards 2017 last week …

Read more...

Up to date with the levy?

Read our handy guide to make sure you know the ins and outs of the new Levy.

Read more...

IPS help students succeed at Engineering Education Scheme

Find out how IPS mentored the Dartford Grammar School to success EDT’s Engineering Education Scheme.

Read more...

Advanced Learner Loans

Find out how Advanced Learner Loans can help fund your apprenticeship training if you are 19 and above…

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Apprenticeships could lead to a successful career

It did for these famous faces. Who all started as apprentices.

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Engineering

Our qualifications cover engineering maintenance, manufacturing, electronics and more, delivered by experienced professionals from the industry…

Health and Social Care

Supporting learners at intermediate, advanced and higher levels who work in a range of care environments including hospitals and care homes…

Construction

Qualifications for those looking to gain skills in maintenance operations or a range of fenestration-based specialisms…

Business Skills

Our Business Skills qualifications prepare learners for a range of office-based roles, specialising in Customer Service, IT, Business Administration and much more…

Manufacturing

IPS offers training for manufacturing roles in Performing Manufacturing Operations, Warehousing and Signmaking, as well as logistical and operational qualifications…

Motor Vehicle

Training in the repair and maintenance of both heavy and light vehicles, tyre fitting and plant machinery maintenance …

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of apprentice employers believe they lead to a more motivated workforce

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of employers feel that apprentices help to reduce staff turnover

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of consumers say they favour companies that employ apprentices

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of apprentice employers say the programme has helped cut recruitment costs

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IPS International Engineering Awards 2017

Back this year was the IPS International Annual Engineering Apprenticeship awards on the 20th July 2017 at the Corn Exchange in Rochester to celebrate the work and achievements of their apprentices with their families, employers and IPS Staff in attendance. The awards...

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Countdown for IPS Engineering Awards Ceremony

The IPS Engineering Awards Ceremony is only a few days away, and we are excited to celebrate the success of the students on the 20th July at the Corn Exchange, Rochester.     What does it entail?   The awards evening is in part, recognition of...

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Could apprenticeships lead to a successful career?

It did for these famous faces. David Beckham, Stella McCartney, Karen Millen and Jamie Oliver to name just a few all started as apprentices. Did you know that when David Beckham signed for Manchester United on his 14th Birthday, he also signed to their Youth Training...

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Our Background

Formed initially as a division of an international steelmaking group in 1986, IPS expanded rapidly and became a limited company in 1997.  In 2000 we became independent through a management buyout. IPS achieved an Investors in People Gold status in October 2012.

Our Business
IPS International offer high quality apprenticeship training for companies across the south-east of England, helping them to build a competitive workforce for the future. We deliver training solutions in Engineering, Business Skills, Health and Social Care, Construction and Motor Vehicle Apprenticeships, supporting individuals to enhance their career prospects.
What we Do
We offer an apprentice recruitment service that begins with us working with you to develop your vacancy description, actively promoting the role and assessing applications to help you find a suitable apprenticeship candidate. Our bespoke consultancy for employers helps to establish their organisational training needs and supports the development of a training strategy to strengthen the skills base within their workforce.

Our Trainers
Professionally qualified and experienced in their subject areas, our staff are drawn from industry and commerce and are selected for their ability to successfully transfer a wide range of skills and knowledge.

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