Wilton Engineering scooped the Training & Skills Award at the prestigious 2024 Business IQ Awards.

Recognising the company’s investment and commitment to developing talented and skilled people, the award was presented at an event organised by The Northern Echo.

Wilton launched its Apprenticeship Academy in 2022, build on two decades of vocational training to support the development of its workforce. It welcomed a cohort of 30 plating/welding apprentices ranging in age from 16 to 32 and the company has continued to grow its apprenticeship numbers year on year.

In addition, Wilton offers apprenticeship opportunities to existing employees seeking to upskill or retrain, providing a pathway for personal and professional growth.

(photo courtesy of The Northern Echo)