Technicians are vital to society. And their skills are needed now more than ever.

The demand for technicians is growing. Their diverse skills are critical to the UK’s performance in the global business arena. Yet we face a growing skills shortfall.

By training to be a technician, you could work for some of the top employers across the UK. And with opportunities available right now in an incredible range of exciting sectors including music, gaming, aerospace, film, automotive, fashion and more, there has never been a better time to become a technician. Make it happen.

Find out more about the variety of Technician roles.

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Meet the technicians

Lauren

Senior Technician

From a Saturday job to saving lives. Lauren’s medicines help give children a fighting chance.

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Jane

Senior Technician

Jane uses knitwear knowledge to stitch ideas together.

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Billie

Insoles Technician

As an Insoles Technician, Billie makes custom insoles to keep people on their feet.

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Brian

Field Team Leader

Brian’s involved in a UK-wide project to install smart meters in every home.

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Samantha

Skills and Simulation Facilities Team Lead

Samantha creates simulated wards using manikins and moulages to train our future nurses.

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Camile

Scenic Metal Fabrication Apprentice

At the National Theatre, Camile puts the pieces together.

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Anne

Technical Team Lead

From trainee technician to team leader, Anne is always moving forward.

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Amy

Process Technician

Amy’s diving deep to enhance the performance of the world’s energy industry.

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Yogi

Software Technician

Yogi has always loved a challenge. Now he’s using that drive to start his own software business.

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Are you a technician? What’s your story?