Donation of training machine set to help SETA

  03 AUGUST, 2017
Donation of training machine set to help SETA

We recently partnered with the University of Manchester to donate over £1500 towards a training machine for a non-profitable training organisation.

The university regularly uses Stockport Engineering Training Association Ltd (SETA) and was therefore keen to contribute towards this beneficial equipment.

SETA provides specialist training and consultancy services nationally and globally with many large multi-national companies especially in the Apprenticeships, Industrial Safety, Supervisory and Skills Development areas.

The Industrial Control Trainer will provide delegates on a range of courses with a classroom based resource for practical investigation of automated control systems. The trainer will also prove valuable to SETA staff, helping to show contextualised links between Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

The collaborative donation with the University of Manchester comes as part of a longstanding relationship, which has seen us provide planned and reactive maintenance for the entire campus since 2001.

We aren’t shy about our dedication to turning around the skills shortage in construction and hope that, through gestures such as this we can equip people with the skills required to do great things in our industry.

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