Jaguar Land Rover - Case Study
Jaguar Land Rover's ‘Land Rover 4x4 in Schools Technology Challenge’ is now accredited by Industrial Cadet
Jaguar Land Rover is a business built around two great British car brands that design, engineer and manufacture in the UK. Jaguar Land Rover has ambitious plans for growth which can only be supported by innovation in new products, engines and environmental technologies. However, it is critical to encourage talented young people to become the next generation of engineers and technologists to sustain the business over the long term.
The company's award-winning "Inspiring Tomorrow's Engineers" national education programme has been developed to engage young people in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths subject and encourage them to pursue engineering careers. The Land Rover 4x4 Schools Technology Challenge builds problem-solving and team working skills and enables young people to be accredited as Industrial Cadets by gaining an insight into engineering careers. The programme enables real life engineers to act as role models and share their engineering knowledge, enthusiasm and commitment with young people.