Young Members

BASA works with Universities, and other relevant parties to produce open information relating to subjects of interest to Young Members. We promote training and events that may be of interest to Younger Members and also provide information relating to Apprenticeships and other relevant subjects.

Education & Careers

Published: 01 September 2017 This area gives information about courses and Universities involved in the study of adhesives & sealants

Degree Level Apprenticeships

Published: 24 October 2017 BASA has been approached in regard Materials Degree Apprenticeship Development and some work that is being investigated for a proposal to develop a broad degree level programme. This proposal is written on the basis of groups of employers (trailblazers) proposing and developing a new apprenticeship standard. The link to the Trailblazer information is given here.

Joint EURADH and FEICA Award for Innovative Adhesion Science

Published: 25 October 2017 FEICA recently launched an award for adhesion science. The joint EURADH and FEICA Award for Innovative Adhesion Science aims to stimulate the interactions between industrial and scientific activities in adhesion science.

Apprenticeships - Pass It On!

Published: 01 July 2017 Intermediary Newletter - brought to us by the National Apprenticeship Service Intermediary Team

National Apprenticeship Awards 2018

Published: 30 April 2018 The National Apprenticeship Service Intermediary Team are pleased to announce that the National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 are open for entries until 25th May.

ESFA: business update

Published: 05 May 2018 Business update is the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s monthly round-up of business-critical information and news for businesses. 11:46am, 2 May 2018: We’ve now published the latest issue of Business Update.

Materials Degree Apprenticeship - Update

Published: 25 July 2018 The Standard presents the duties, knowledge, behaviours and skills required for the job for which this apprenticeship aims to qualify candidates. It serves to summarise what would be acquired in the course and what roles would be open to successful candidates. It serves to inform and attract potential users of the apprenticeship, both employers, employees and recruits to the industry/material science field.

Degree Apprenticeship - Materials Science Technologist

Published: 04 October 2018 Following the submission of the draft standard for the ‘Materials Science Technologist’ degree apprenticeship to the Institute for Apprenticeships (IFA) last week, the draft is now live for public consultation

NAW 2019 takes place 4 to 8 March 2019

Published: 04 March 2019 This annual celebration of apprenticeships will bring the whole apprenticeship community together to celebrate the impact of apprenticeships on individuals, employers and the economy.

Webinar - Expiry of funds update 7th March 2019

Published: 04 March 2019 The apprenticeship service is pleased to bring you the next in our series of support webinars. This webinar is intended for levy-paying employers and employer-providers.