Engineering Academy COVID-19 Status

Our training courses are returning, see how we're keeping our learners and staff safe by reading about our safety measures here

We will continue to monitor and follow new guidance as it is released by the UK Government. 

 

 

We are the Uniper Engineering Academy

We can support you, our customers, in many ways – from providing ‘off-the-shelf’ courses to bespoke offerings and full training solutions aimed at helping your business achieve its goals.

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About Uniper Engineering Academy

We believe that by investing in your people, you can energise them with practical skills and knowledge through our essential engineering and operations training programmes.

You'll have a business advantage and they'll benefit from nationally recognised qualifications. We have a proven track record of success in the utility, manufacturing and heavy industry sectors.

So, whether you're interested in Power Plants, Apprenticeships, or our wider portfolio of training courses, we will have a course to suit you. Or we can work with you to design a bespoke training solution to fit your needs.

Our accreditations and affiliations with professional bodies such as the Institution of Engineering and Technology and Institution of Mechanical Engineers help us to offer a wide range of courses that support the development of individuals. Many of our courses are viewed as the industry standard for the power sector and beyond.

We're not only dedicated to supporting the current generation of engineers; we're actively working to encourage the diverse and talented next generation too. We're passionate about working with schools, colleges and universities to help raise the visibility of careers in engineering and the importance of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) as key subjects in education.

Latest News

13 | July 2020
The past few months have been a challenging time for many. The impacts have been different for everyone but for us, perhaps the greatest difficulty has been the disruption caused to the apprenticeship programme that we run due to the practical nature of the courses that we deliver. However, we’ve been able to continue some delivery online, keeping our apprentices in a learning mindset and stretching them during the period of uncertainty!
26 | June 2020
We are back...
This week saw the Engineering Academy being bought back to life after a spell away due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
23 | June 2020
We asked our third-year Electrical, Control & Instrumentation (EC&I) apprentice, Chelsea Cowling about why she chose a career in engineering to help encourage other women into the profession.
This is what she had to tell us…
17 | June 2020
As the UK’s COVID-19 lockdown restrictions continue to be eased, the Engineering Academy has been hard at work getting ready to open its doors again on June 22nd to deliver training. We’ve used remote learning solutions up to now to support our customers which have gone down very well but it’s not been possible to do this with our practical courses. Whilst we’re still a long way from ‘normal’, we’ve been working with Drax Power Limited to deliver courses on their site - our first face to face training courses since lockdown began.
12 | May 2020
At the Engineering Academy (EA), the COVID-19 pandemic has presented many challenges, but the dedicated team were determined to overcome these, and ultimately, do their bit to keep the lights on!