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Forging the future of our proud industrial heritage
The Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) is a new employer-led training facility for the Black Country, designed to enhance productivity in the region’s high value manufacturing sector.
Building on the region’s renowned industrial heritage, the Elite Centre will drive economic growth in the Black Country – and beyond – by providing specialist training to upskill the current and future workforce, helping to close skills gaps identified by employers.
ECMS is a collaboration between the The Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership, University of Wolverhampton, Dudley College, Cast Metals Federation, Confederation of British Metalforming and Institute of Cast Metals Engineers.
The Institute of Cast Metal Engineers (ICME) has moved its headquarters to the new National Foundry Training Centre in...July 31, 2018
The Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) has helped a local engineering company create the right pattern for plugging its skills...January 2, 2018
The first apprentices have joined the University of Wolverhampton’s Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills – with focus on building...October 20, 2017