Get Engineering

SWC acts as a key facilitator in bringing local employers together under the brand ‘GET Engineering’ The collaborative working partnership led by SWC aims to: 

  • Raise awareness and promote opportunities within engineering locally; 
  • ​Align education and training provision at the College to the needs of the local sector through partnership. 

Get Engineering Careers Fair 2021

This event will demonstrate to prospective apprentices and employers the benefits of becoming and hiring an apprentice. Aspiring apprentices will also hear about upcoming recruitment opportunities. The Virtual event will take the format of interactive online webinars with a live Q+A function and will be hosted live on YouTube Premiere.  

Prospective apprentices are encouraged to pre-register for the event below and be in with their chance to win an £100 Amazon voucher.  

GET Engineering organises an annual Careers Fair at South West College with over 40 employers from the local advanced manufacturing sector. Annually this event attracts around 400 new potential entrants into the industry who are also interested in training in full-time/part-time courses, apprenticeships, Higher Level Apprenticeships Foundation Degree and Degree progression. 

GET Engineering partners include:
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