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Industry 4.0 Accelerator Programme (Levy)

The Industry 4.0 Accelerator Programme has been designed through IN4.0 Group’s joint venture with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and in collaboration with NatWest’s world class Entrepreneur Accelerator.

The programme is supported by BAE Systems, providing access to their technology experts and their Academy for Skills and Knowledge. They also have other sector leading technology companies contributing to the learning aided by SME businesses who have benefited from industry 4.0 adoption.

IN4.0 ACCESS is the first disruptive innovation accelerator of its kind that gives manufacturing businesses the opportunity to develop their future leaders with the knowledge and skills required to succeed with Industry 4.0 technology funded by the Apprenticeship Levy.

Their unique approach will allow you to upskill technical staff to post graduate Chartered Engineer level, underpinned with a commercial innovation project supported through access to world class technical facilities, IN4.0 technology post graduates and industry experts.

If your company has a wage bill of under £3m, you’ll only need to pay 5% (£1350) of the programme costs.  Companies with a wage bill of over £3m have a levy pot to spend and it can be used to sponsor an existing employee through IN4.0 ACCESS.

Download the course flyer

Cost:

NAA Members : £1350 + vat
Non-Members : £1350 + vat

Programme Dates 2019

There are two start dates programmed in September – one in Lancashire and one in Manchester and the duration of the course is 6 days, taken over 3 months, i.e. for the Lancashire course you would start on 12th September and finish on 19th November

Lancashire

  • Thursday 12th September
  • Tuesday 17th September
  • Thursday 3rd October
  • Tuesday 15th October
  • Thursday 7th November
  • Tuesday 19th November

Greater Manchester

  • Thursday 19th September
  • Tuesday 24th September
  • Thursday 10th October
  • Tuesday 29th October
  • Thursday 14th November
  • Tuesday 26th November

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