National Grid is a British multinational electricity and gas utility company headquartered in Warwick.
We are one of the world’s largest investor-owned utilities, focused on transmission activities in electricity and gas. We play a vital role in connecting millions of people to the energy they use – safely, reliably and efficiently.
They came to tell our pupils about engineering roles in the energy sector and routes into engineering in this sector.
National Grid say, “Learning in our world-class training centre in Eakring, Nottinghamshire, our apprenticeships offer cutting-edge development, featuring expert instructors, hands-on training with live models, 3D learning suites and more. Here, we’ll show you how you can make the most of your skills – and get paid at the same time.”
They discussed ‘Advanced and Higher’ Apprenticeships with our pupils
It was really informative and an insight into what the actual job would be like” “I am considering taking Maths and Physics and very interested in Engineering.