The Project Academy is a collaboration between the University of Cumbria and Sellafield to help facilitate training and development of project management skills in the nuclear industry.
In April 2016 the University of Cumbria was awarded the contract to deliver ‘A Project Academy for Sellafield’. The education and training we are delivering covers higher education from Level 4 to Level 8.
We provide a full range of professional qualifications including APM PMQ, APM PFQ, Risk Level 1 & 2 plus many more. We are also delivering a full suite of Continued Professional Development, these include short courses covering a range of project management related professions and disciplines, these include; commercial, NEC 3, quality and many more.
The range of training and education we have developed for the Academy is available to all individuals and companies. We are aiming to benefit the whole region by developing much needed skills across all areas of project management from entry level to executive level.
We have delivery happening across Cumbria and the North West working with our partners in FE in Workington and Barrow, the University of Manchester and our specialist partners. We are utilising all geographical bases to deliver courses which are open to all - whether you are looking to improve your own skills, career prospects or to change sectors or if you are a company looking to enhance your employees' skills and improve your project delivery and capacity.