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Shaping the Future for Engineering

Derwent Training Association (DTA) was founded in 1988 by a group of industry leaders to 'Shape the Future for Engineering' across Yorkshire. 

Since then, DTA has trained over 650 apprentices in partnership with local employers to combat the skills shortage in Engineering and Manufacturing across the region. 

Based in Malton, North Yorkshire, DTA recruits and trains apprentices for a number of world class employers across Ryedale, York and along the Yorkshire Coast. 

DTA are a registered Group Training Association which are a group of training providers across England who are responsible for developing and delivering training for industry by industry. 

Our Mission is.. to provide first class training for the benefit of employers and their apprentices. 

Our Vision is.. Shaping the Future for Engineering by increasing the skills and knowledge of young people in North Yorkshire. 

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DTA are aware of the importance of constantly improving the standards of our service and what we offer our customers. This is constantly measured with the quality within our business.

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Safeguarding Policy

At DTA we understand the importance of Safeguarding our apprentices. You can find out further information here.

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Follow these links to research why to choose Engineering as a possible career and opportunities for further study.

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DTA are always looking for time served engineers to join our team of well-regarded teaching professionals.

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