Crimson Academy’s first cohort is graduating!

Emily Schilling News

On the 12th of November, Crimson celebrated the graduation of Crimson Academy apprentices alongside Meriden MP, Saqib Bhatti. The six apprentices who have successfully completed their Level 4 Software Tester Apprenticeship joined Crimson in September 2019 as part of the first Crimson Academy cohort. Since the birth of the apprenticeship scheme, Crimson Academy has gone on to win regional and …

Crimson’s 2021 Academy cohort reflect on the first two months of their apprenticeship

Emily Schilling News

In September we welcomed our third cohort of apprentices to Crimson Academy. The scheme, which makes up over 25% of the company, continues to grow in popularity, and so hundreds of applicants were narrowed down to ten successful candidates. September witnessed another big change to the Academy, as the Academy was joined by Jo Griffiths, Crimson’s new People Development Manager. …

7 reasons why we love apprenticeships

Emily Schilling News

Crimson Academy, our award-winning apprenticeship scheme, continues to grow year-on-year. With 22 apprentices in total, the Academy now makes up over 20% of Crimson employees. Crimson Academy was introduced to aid Crimson’s strategic growth plan and has been incredibly successful over the past three years.   For National Apprenticeships Week 2021, we have decided to put together our top seven reasons why we love having …

Crimson named Medium Employer of the Year at the BirminghamLive Apprenticeship Awards 2020

Emily Schilling News

Crimson’s apprenticeship scheme, Crimson Academy, has won it’s second regional award of the year at the BirminghamLive Apprenticeship Awards on the 27th November. This was just two days after achieving a Highly Commended at the National Apprenticeship Awards in the SME Employer of the Year category, which Crimson was eligible for after winning the West Midlands SME title. Crimson Academy …