NIS Celebrates Excellence in Nuclear Skills

The Nuclear Industry held its ninth annual UK Nuclear Skills Awards on the 16th March. During the evening the nuclear stars of the present and future were announced.

NIS were delighted to sponsor both the photo booth and Maintenance Apprentice of the Year, which was awarded to Arron Whitehouse from Rolls-Royce. Arron completed an Advanced Technical Apprenticeship and currently works as a Manufacturing Services Engineer.

Above (l-r) Gill Marsden – NIS Ltd, Adrian Hunt – Rolls Royce, Arron Whitehouse – Rolls Royce and Bruce Dickinson.

The awards, organised by The National Skills Academy for Nuclear (NSAN) and Cogent Skills, was hosted by the lead singer of Iron Maiden, pilot and entrepreneur Bruce Dickinson. The event brought the nuclear industry together to celebrate the success and high achievement of learners nominated for awards in Apprentice, Foundation Degree/HND and Graduate disciplines.