Following a letter of intent, the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and British Airways (BA) are to work together to support the development and training of engineers.
There will be a particular focus on the provision of quality, industry leading learning and development for aviation engineers in the commercial airline industry.
Isobel Pollock, Past President of IMechE, said: “It is through developing engineering skills that we will see sustainable growth in the aviation industry and the benefit of innovation.”
Keith Rose, General Manager of Quality and Training Services at BA commented: “This clearly shows our commitment to the growth of talent in this sector and builds upon our accredited apprenticeship programe.”
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