We provide innovative career development opportunities for technical professionals in UK higher education, research and innovation.
We also support organisations and employers of technicians to strengthen their technical workforce.
By working in partnership with funders, professional bodies, membership organisations and our supporting partners we help ensure the long-term sustainability of technical skills and careers.
Building technical capability and capacity
through insights, influence, innovation and integration
We conduct research to help the sector better understand the technical workforce. We use these insights to influence policy changes related to technical roles, education and training.
Our range of innovative sector-leading career development programmes empower technical professionals who work in research and teaching roles, across all disciplines.
We support higher education and research institutes, providing solutions that strengthen their technical workforce, reimagine technical career pathways and broaden routes into technical careers.