Safeguard your future workforce
The MTI was designed to respond to the needs of automotive sector businesses. Working closely with our local enterprise partnerships helped us to understand the needs of local and regional industry. The MTI is committed to promoting and supporting the region’s economic prosperity by helping employers to address critical skills gaps within their workforce.
Developed following research carried out by the Leicester and Leicestershire Local Enterprise Partnership Limited to identify future skills needs, the MTI helps to address the challenge of keeping pace with specialist technical skills development to foster the expansion and growth of successful vehicle manufacturers and their supply chains.
We are here to make it easier for automotive sector businesses to ensure that their workforce has the specialist skills that it needs to thrive.
The MIRA Technology Institute is specifically designed to address the ‘Future of Mobility’, one of the four Grand Challenges of the UK Government’s Industrial Strategy
All employers with a pay bill of over £3 million a year pay the Apprenticeship Levy (less than 2% of UK employers). Levy funds create opportunities to develop new skills and give employers control of their training budget.
Employers Guide to Apprenticeships
Training an apprentice is a productive and effective way for any business to grow talent and develop a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce.