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ICME delivers on industry needs with our Leadership and Management courses

2022 has seen a successful delivery of many short courses, designed to support and encourage leadership and management in the metal casting industry. Our Courses: ICME continues to have a keen interest in empowering the industry workforce. Our courses have covered topics such as ‘Aspiring and Future Leaders’, where Attendees learned about team management and

By |2022-08-01T13:14:46+01:00August 1st, 2022|ICME General News, Industry News, Training News, West Midlands Branch News|Comments Off on ICME delivers on industry needs with our Leadership and Management courses

Investment Casting Short Course – 7th & 8th Sept 2022

ICME in partnership with CMF, is pleased to confirm the details of an Investment Casting short course taking place on the 7th & 8th September 2022. Presented over two days, the course will cover all aspects of materials and processes used in investment casting and will be led by industry experts. Suitable for technicians, apprentices

By |2022-07-21T08:17:21+01:00July 20th, 2022|ICME General News, Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on Investment Casting Short Course – 7th & 8th Sept 2022

New Cast Iron Course from the Institute of Cast Metals Engineers

A new Certificate Course in Cast Iron Production, Metallurgy and Quality Control has been launched by ICME with the first cohort starting in March 22. Amy Worrallo, EPA and Training Manager for ICME has been leading the work to develop the programme with input from key individuals from the industry. “This course has been developed

By |2022-04-14T14:31:12+01:00April 14th, 2022|Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on New Cast Iron Course from the Institute of Cast Metals Engineers

Rebranding for UK based Foundry Training Trust

The long-established Tor Lodge and Applecross Trust has been re-named to Foundry Training Trust to reflect current thinking. Speaking about the decision, the Clerk to the Trustees, EurIng Andrew Turner FICME told Foundry Trade Journal: “The trustees decided that the name of the trust did not reflect the activities clearly enough and in this day

By |2022-04-13T10:58:31+01:00April 13th, 2022|Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on Rebranding for UK based Foundry Training Trust

New annual short course and professional development calendar of events for 2022!

ICME are pleased to release our new annual short course and professional development calendar for 2022. This features our new suite of Leadership and Management Courses, with some additional professional development dates to follow in coming months. Keep an eye on this calendar for updates of of our offering. ICME Short courses & professional development

By |2022-05-25T14:29:24+01:00March 9th, 2022|Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on New annual short course and professional development calendar of events for 2022!

ICME ‘Coaching for Success’ course a real success!

ICME held their first in a suite of two-day Leadership and Management courses for the Castings Industry, the Coaching for Success course was well received by delegates. “Coaching for Success” covered a range of topics including coaching strategies and theories, the psychology of getting a ‘yes’, coaching and mentoring thinking, ideal performance and the stages

By |2022-02-02T15:34:24+00:00February 2nd, 2022|Training News|Comments Off on ICME ‘Coaching for Success’ course a real success!

ICME Presents Company’s Best Technical Student Award!

  ICME are proud to announce that FTSL Apprentice Richard Jowitt MICME has been awarded The Ironmongers Company Best Technical Student Award for 2021. This award is sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Ironmongers and consists of an engraved medal and a cheque for £250.  Richard received his cheque from FTSL Tutor, Albert Anderson. Richard

By |2021-12-08T10:49:09+00:00December 2nd, 2021|ICME General News, Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on ICME Presents Company’s Best Technical Student Award!

ICME Announce a Suite of Leadership & Management courses for the Industry

ICME is thrilled to announce a new suite of leadership & management courses for the industry, being offered in collaboration with The Cast Metals Federation.  The development of current and future leaders for the casting and foundry industry, and its supply chain, is crucial.  Nurturing our employees is the key to the future development of

By |2022-03-10T09:34:27+00:00November 15th, 2021|ICME General News, Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on ICME Announce a Suite of Leadership & Management courses for the Industry

MAKE UK AND NEXT GEN MAKERS LAUNCH INNOVATIVE ENGINEERING APPRENTICESHIPS EMPLOYERS KITEMARK

Make UK has partnered with support platform Next Gen Makers to develop a ground-breaking Engineering Apprenticeships Employer Kitemark, which will recognise companies who achieve a best practice benchmark, and thus endorse them as an exemplary employer of apprentices. Launched on National Manufacturing Day (October 1st), the kitemark will be available to companies that are part

By |2021-09-30T13:37:11+01:00September 30th, 2021|Industry News, Training News|Comments Off on MAKE UK AND NEXT GEN MAKERS LAUNCH INNOVATIVE ENGINEERING APPRENTICESHIPS EMPLOYERS KITEMARK

ICME – Apprenticeship fact file

ICME - Apprenticeship fact file If you are considering taking on a foundry, casting or patternmaking apprentice then here are some useful contacts and some general information for you. 1. Iain Cole is from Dudley College and he is the person who would help with the apprentice job specification and advertising the role, as well

By |2022-03-10T09:39:37+00:00August 4th, 2021|Training News|Comments Off on ICME – Apprenticeship fact file
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