Another record breaking year for DTA

Another record breaking year for DTA

What a brilliant way to celebrate DTA's 30 Years in Training Anniversary and the Government's Year of Engineering with another record breaking year for apprentice intake!

On Wednesday 12th September we were excited to welcome our 63 new starts to the centre for their first day.

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John Brockett nominated for Business Personality of the Year

John Brockett nominated for Business Personality of the Year

We are excited to announce that DTA's General Manager John Brockett has been named in the top-3 for Business Personality of the Year at the Pride of Malton and Norton Awards.

John who was DTA's previous Chairman having worked in industry at Sylatech joined us in 2014. He has contributed to growth in DTA over the past few years' and has given young people lots of advice and guidance on their options and getting them into worthwhile careers. John is due to retire in 2018.

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Higher Apprenticeships visit the University of York

Higher Apprenticeships visit the University of York

Final Year Higher Apprenticeship students Matt Tindall, Darren Kirk, Joe Godliman and Mike Coates who are currently studying HND were lucky to visit York University and be shown around their integrated circuit manufacturing facilities by Dr Iain Will.

The University of York is home to pioneering manufacturing and research and in the clean room where the apprentices are pictured; circuits are designed, built, connected, encapsulated and tested. The air in the facility is filtered to a degree far higher than any hospital operating theatre, as the smallest particle of dust can get into the assembly and cause chip failure. 

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Tom & Macauley head to Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Tom & Macauley head to Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Tom and Macauley pictured with DTA's Training and Assessment Manager Bob Watmore

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We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

Do you want to make a tangible difference to Engineering Apprenticeships in Yorkshire?

DTA need Trainers and Assessors this summer to meet increased employer demand in Advanced and Higher skills in Engineering. 

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