Institute of Technology

A proud Institute of Technology for Lancashire and Cumbria

We are delighted to be recognised as a Lancashire and Cumbria Institute of Technology (IoT), a beacon of training innovation and excellence in the region.

We’ve invested in the very latest equipment, technology and research to make a real impact on the future of industry.

Our specialist training courses in Computing, Digital, Engineering and Manufacturing are developed with industry in mind.

These provide the career-boosting skills, knowledge and experience workforces need to be the very best and make an impact in the workplace.

As an Institute of Technology we provide:

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Industry-Leading Facilities

Our impressive facilities have been carefully designed with the future of industry in mind, with:

5 axis CNC machines, with robotic automation

Industry-leading tool management system

Revolutionary new Security Operations Centre

Industry 4.0 automation / robotic smart factory

Expert Trainers

Experience the difference that comes from working alongside highly-qualified business advisors, dedicated to addressing your unique training requirements.

Whether your focus is on short courses to upskill your workforce, or in-depth programmes designed to impart detailed knowledge and skills in specialised areas, we are your trusted training partners, dedicated to your business success.

What is the IoT?

The Lancashire and Cumbria Institute of Technology combines the experience of established education providers and the business community to boost productivity and economic growth.                 

The IoT is not one place but a collective of organisations focused on delivering outstanding technical training to address skills gaps and anticipate future needs.

Part of a national network, the institute offers industry-leading facilities, equipment and training across multiple industries including construction, engineering, counselling and health and social care.

The IoT aims to give greater access to skills to all sections of society – regardless of who and where they are – and to regularly assess employer needs to ensure new training can be implemented quickly.

What will the IoT do for me?

As a Lancashire and Cumbria Institute of Technology, we are here to guide employers through the developing business landscape. We are perfectly positioned to: