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thumbnailApp-a-thon Guinness World Record Attempt
June 2nd, 2015
Derby College will be part of a Guinness World Record attempt for the largest number of people simultaneously learning to code an Android app.
thumbnailPitman opens doors for training week
June 1st, 2015
The Pitman Training Centre, Chesterfield, is opening its doors to offer free advice and guidance to people interested in developing their skills or looking for the next step in their career.
thumbnailGraduating apprentices congratulated by D2N2 Chairman
May 29th, 2015
Proud apprentices attending a Derbyshire Apprenticeship Graduation event were told their qualifications would see them ‘uniquely valued’ by future employers, by event guest speaker D2N2 Chairman Peter Richardson.
thumbnailClosing the gap between academia and employment
May 26th, 2015
Closing the skills gap between education and the workplace has been frequently flagged as a key concern for employers.
thumbnailD2N2 to Recruit Two New Private Sector Board Members
May 21st, 2015
As part of its open selection process, the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Board is recruiting to replace two private sector Board Members.
thumbnailTaking wireless communication to the next level
May 18th, 2015
A University of Nottingham-led team of European scientists has won a 3.41m euro grant to develop the wireless communication technology of the future.
thumbnailBSDC hosts WorldSkills competitions
May 18th, 2015
Burton and South Derbyshire College (BSDC) has been chosen to host Team UK selection competitions for WorldSkills São Paulo 2015.
thumbnailCentral College Nottingham Hosts WorldSkills Selection Event
May 18th, 2015
Central College Nottingham is hosting the prestigious WorldSkills squad selection events this week.
thumbnailChamber Reflects on Strengthening Jobs Market
May 13th, 2015
There are now 45,000 more people in work than there were a year ago in the East Midlands and more than 37,000 fewer people are unemployed, according to figures released this morning.
thumbnailNotts academics join most meritorious chemists
May 8th, 2015
Two University of Nottingham chemists have joined the ranks of illustrious winners of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Corday-Morgan Awards.