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GET UP TO SPEED LAUNCHES FIRST EVER VIRTUAL BUSINESS BREAKFAST

Get up to Speed with STEM, Yorkshire’s largest annual employer-inspired science, technology, engineering, manufacturing (STEM) and construction careers spectacular, is inviting businesses to take pa…

GET UP TO SPEED WITH STEM IS OPEN FOR BOOKINGS!

Get Up to Speed with STEM, Yorkshire’s largest annual employer-inspired science, technology, engineering, manufacturing (STEM) and construction careers spectacular is encouraging schools and individ…

Get Up To Speed launches first ever week-long virtual event

Get Up to Speed with STEM, Yorkshire’s largest annual employer-inspired science, technology, engineering, manufacturing (STEM) and construction careers spectacular usually held at the Magna Science …

South Yorkshire Celebrates Success of Skills Event

South Yorkshire hosted the largest private sector skills showcase event last week, which was attended by over 3,000 young people from 69 schools and involved over 90 businesses. The ‘Get up to Speed…

Get up to Speed To Host Preview Event for SEND Pupils

Organisers at Get up to Speed with STEM, Yorkshire’s largest annual employer-inspired science, technology, engineering, manufacturing (STEM) and construction careers spectacular, have announced plan…

Tickets for Get up to Speed Snapped up in Record Time

Tickets and exhibitor spaces for this year’s ‘Get up to Speed with STEM’ have been snapped up in record time, as organisers announce that school bookings for the event are now closed. Taking pla…

Get up to Speed Announces Headline Sponsors for Tenth Anniversary

Get up to Speed with STEM, Yorkshire’s largest annual employer-inspired science, technology, engineering, manufacturing (STEM) and construction careers event, promises to be an outstanding showcase …

Record Numbers Sign up Early to Take Part in Get up to Speed 2020

With just over five months to go until Get up to Speed with STEM 2020, organisers are encouraging schools and any young people wishing to attend the event to secure a place as soon as possible after a…

Sheffield Engineering Leadership Academy: I am an Engineer

Skills Showcase Expands Its Reach

With just a week to go to the region’s largest employer inspired science, technology, engineering, manufacturing and construction careers event, Get up to Speed with STEM, the organisers are expecti…

Regional Employers Driving the Skills Agenda and Helping Youngsters Get up to Speed…

Later this month, Get up to Speed will make a welcome return to its now well-established home at Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham, on Wednesday 27th March 2019. This high profile,…

Want More Kids to be Engineers? Then Get up to Speed

The UK economy badly needs engineering businesses to engage with young people to promote jobs in this sector. Many companies are already doing this, and manufacturing supporters such as MPs need to ge…

Engineering Ambassadors Wow the Crowds at Get up to Speed

Year 10 Engineering Ambassadors on the Better Learners Better Workers programme wowed attendees at the annual Get Up To Speed event at Magna Science and Adventure Centre. The free event is an interact…

SELA inspires 2,000 young people to Get Up To Speed with Engineering

SELA Cohort 2017 yesterday inspired over 2,000 young people to recognise their potential to succeed through STEM. Think Inside The Box, conceived, designed and delivered by SELA students, showcased ni…

Get up to Speed Review by Henry Fanshawe School

STUDENTS ‘GET UP TO SPEED’ WITH STEM: 18TH APRIL 2018 Year 8 and Year 9 students got up to speed at the Magna Science Park STEM event on Wednesday 18th April, 2018. It was a chance to see …

Huge South Yorkshire Exhibition Aims to Engineer a New Generation of Recruits

Original Article By The Star’s DAVID WALSH Published: Thursday 19 April 2018 Faced with a huge recruitment shortfall, local engineering firms organised a one-day show to inspire children …

Youngsters Get up to Speed with STEM and Regional Employers

Get up to Speed will make a welcome return to its now well-established home at Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham on Wednesday 18th April 2018. This high profile, interactive event, now in it…

Regional Employers Driving the Skills Agenda and helping youngsters Get up to Speed…

Get up to Speed will make a welcome return to its now well-established home at Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham, on Wednesday 18th April 2018. This high profile, interactive event, started …

More youngsters than ever join the Engineering and Manufacturing starting Grid at Get up to Speed 2017

Over 2,100 young people and those who influence them attended the 7th Annual Get up to Speed with Engineering and Manufacturing event at Magna Science and Adventure Centre in Rotherham on 26th April. …

Engineering Careers Fair Back at Magna for 2017

A careers fair aimed at getting young people into engineering, manufacturing or technology is coming back to Magna for the third year. The Get Up to Speed event, which attracts big names like Rolls Ro…

Youngsters improve their job prospects by attending Get up to Speed

For many young people attending Get up to Speed with Engineering and Manufacturing (GUTS) literally changed their lives. Now in its 7th year GUTS is the largest event in the region showcasing careers …

The work-wise Foundation and Made in Sheffield Launch the 2017 3i Innovation Competition

The launch event held on Monday 23rd January at AMRC-Training Centre, Rotherham saw 9 teams of students teamed up with 9 companies. Year 7 to 11 students from a secondary school are teamed up with a l…

Parker Mentors Engineers of the Future in Schools Challenge

Staff from Parker in Sheffield have been involved with a mentoring project with Bradfield Technical College, which is helping to inspire young engineers for the future. The technical college took part…

Record Breaking Get up to Speed Goes Supersonic!

In the true spirit of collaboration, for the 6th year in succession, local companies and partners came together with the work-wise Foundation to support the annual Get up to Speed with Engineering and…