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Getting The Science & Technology Sector Future Ready

Prepare for tomorrow with the right skills and capabilities in place today. As specialists in skills for science and technology, we're here to make sure your business, your people and our industry are future ready. 
We're working to support the development of the green skills and occupations required to achieve net zero within the UK science and technology sector.
Our skills manifesto highlights the key challenges facing science and technology employers. Its insights are as a result of direct engagement with industry and our experience of the skills system.
We're committed to ensuring employers have the skills needed for success.  To celebrate our 21 years supporting ours sector, our impact report highlights some of our key achievements.
Specialist training services to develop your skills base, improve safety and manage risks in high-hazard industries. 
SIAS is our Ofqual approved End-Point Assessment Organisation for the technical science and engineering apprenticeship sectors.
The HSA convenes industry, academia, research organisations, industrial clusters, government & skills bodies to support the move to a hydrogen-fuelled economy.

What's New


Cogent Skills named as one of the best places to work in the UK: Times Best Places to Work 2024
10 May 2024
Published today, The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2024 celebrates employers who score highly in…
New courses launched to keep employees safe in high-hazard industries
26 April 2024
Cogent Skills are delighted to launch a selection of new courses to its safety training catalogue.…
Meet the team – Elaine Emery
5 June 2024
In this meet-the-team article, we talk to we talk to Elaine Emery, an Assessment Development Manager…
Cogent Skills named as one of the best places to work in the UK: Times Best Places to Work 2024
10 May 2024
Published today, The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2024 celebrates employers who score highly in…
Science Industry Ambassador of the Year Award 2024 launched
7 May 2024
If so, you should nominate them for the Science Industry Ambassador of the Year Awards. Nominations should…
Key players in chemical industry join forces to help build future talent pipeline
23 April 2024
The Chemical Industry Skills Matrix brings together the complete skills offer from each organisation, giving a…

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