Strong re-investment, commitment to quality, and the introduction of new technologies give O.L.D. Engineering a lead against its competitors, to ensure its success for future growth. Investment in workforce development, through training opportunities, is at the heart of this strategy.

In fact, over 10% of O.L.D. Engineering’s workforce are currently engaged in training programmes covering engineering, marketing and management.

Partnering with leading local training delivery organisations, such as City College Coventry, Henley Campus and Warwickshire College Group, means that O.L.D. Engineering brings in the cutting-edge skills and techniques it needs to stay at the forefront of the precision engineering and manufacturing field.


Apprenticeships have provided an ideal pathway for engineers at O.L.D. Engineering, with three of the team currently enrolled on associated vocational engineering qualifications.

One of the newest members of the team, 16-year-old Ollie Smith, who began his engineering apprenticeship journey after a successful work experience period, explains, “I am currently studying level 3 engineering and I have started my second and final year. At Nuneaton College (Warwickshire College Group), I study a variety of topics such as CAD and engineering drawings, mechanical principles, engineering materials and also health and safety in a workplace.”

Apprenticeships are for people who; have a passion for learning, are determined to succeed, and will be able to make the most of the hands-on experience and qualifications on offer.


In addition to apprenticeship training, two senior managers at O.L.D. Engineering are undertaking the CMI Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership programme. This prestigious qualification will reinforce their current management expertise and, upon completion, will lead to them acquiring Chartered status.

Through the CMI qualification, managers will cover topics such as; information-based decision making, resource management, finance, meeting stakeholder needs, and project management.

O.L.D. Engineering is a friendly, family-run company, committed to investing in employees and supporting them to progress. With everyone working together, O.L.D. Engineering is able to achieve shared goals and exceed customers’ expectations when it comes to delivering high-quality products.


To discover how O.L.D. Engineering can help you, please call us on 01455 612 521 or email today.