The Royal Society of Chemistry – in partnership with Cogent Skills – is offering £20,000 grants to help SMEs in the chemicals sector recruit chemistry undergraduates for a 12-month placement. more

30 Oct 2015 10:00 Industry News

A member of the Lotte Chemicals UK team has been recognised at an awards ceremony for the science industries. more

13 May 2015 17:01 Industry News

The science industries’ £52m skills and talent initiative, the Science Industry Partnership (SIP) has announced it surpassed 2,000 new people being trained as the initiative reaches its first anniversary this month. more

21 Apr 2015 10:10 Industry News

A North East specialist plastics manufacturer has earned national recognition from the skills sector organisation, Cogent. more

4 Jun 2013 14:33 Industry News

The winner of the first Horners and Cogent Gold Standard Polymer Apprentice of the Year award has been announced. more

27 Feb 2013 12:18 Industry News

Generation Plastics: Making apprenticeships work for the polymer industry

With so much talk surrounding succession plans and encouraging a new, skilled workforce in the polymer industry, I attended an Apprenticeship Summit at the Polymer Training and Innovation Centre (PTIC) in Telford to find out more. more

3 Feb 2013 16:11 Leanne Taylor's Blog