Articles from Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI)

Professor Jim Saker appointed as new President of the Institute of the Motor Industry

Linda Jackson and Sandy Burgess also confirmed as Vice Presidents as automotive professional body extends experience to support sector for challenging times ahead

Motor Industry Body Calls for Businesses to Embrace Apprenticeship Levy

Weighing up the options: Take on an EQA role, or become an EPAO?

Developing our #EPAO business: A view from @The_IMI  Just over three years ago, I took on a secondment to map out what part the IMI would play in the apprenticeship reforms. As an organisation containing a professional body, awarding body and sector skills council, there were a couple of options… take on the EQA role for automotive standards, or become an EPAO.

WHAT’S NEEDED TO INJECT ENGAGEMENT IN APPRENTICESHIPS?

 

Apprentice Guarantee will only work if employers are supported now

@The_IMI repeats its call for two year pause on Apprenticeship Levy clawback  Steve Nash, CEO of the Institute of the Motor Industry responds to Boris Johnson’s announcement last night that 16-24 year olds should be guaranteed an apprenticeship route:

The next generation of automotive talent in the spotlight as IMI Skills Competitions finalists announced for WorldSkills UK

The next generation of automotive talent in the spotlight as IMI Skills Competitions (@The_IMI) finalists announced for WorldSkills UK (@worldskillsuk)

3m New Apprenticeships By 2020 Unrealistic

With the news that the target of creating 3m new apprenticeships by 2020 is now unrealistic - the professional body for the motor industry, Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI), has warned of the damaging repercussions for businesses:

Institute of the Motor Industry lends support for 10 day nationwide tour showcasing the future of automotive thinking

@The_IMI - Excitement hots up for Ardingly Ifield Solar Car Tour - John O’Groats to Haywards Heath  Ardingly Solar is a collaborative project between two science renowned schools - Ardingly College and Ifield Community College – to bring new, fresh thinking to the age-old problem of vehicle pollution. Tackling pollution ‘one car at a time’, the students have developed a series of innovative solutions over the last decade. The Institute of the Motor Industry has supported Ardingly Ifield Solar throughout its developments, playing a pivotal role in the construction of each of the solar cars, as well as developing an electric vehicle extracurricular course for pupils that will be trialled at Ardingly College and Ifield Community College this September.

The missing link in upskilling the automotive sector

An open letter from Steve Nash, CEO of the Institute of the Motor Industry:

IMI announced as FAB Awards finalists

Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has been announced as a finalist for the FAB Awards 2017, in the 'Innovation of the Year' category for its MOT products.

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