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11 July

Vale Mining visits Field Ready in Nampula

2019-07-18T19:34:26+00:00July 11th 2019 7:33 PM|Mozambique, Nampula|

On 1st July 2019, a team from Vale Mining visited the Field Ready programme at the Commercial and Industrial Institute Nampula. They were received by faculty, Field Ready students and Mozambique Country Chairman, Gilberto Botas. Field Ready students gave a presentation beginning with the safety aspects during the session, HSE, [...]

27 June

Field Ready welcomes new Country Chair – Nigeria

2019-06-27T11:51:48+00:00June 27th 2019 11:51 AM|Nigeria|

Field Ready welcomes Alex Illah to lead our Nigerian team as Country Chairman. He is a multi-skilled and talented professional with over 40 years of international experience in the Oil and Gas industry, starting from trainee field positions rapidly growing to senior positions in the Upstream sector of the industry, [...]

27 June

Ghana Cohort 2 successfully commissioned as ‘Field Ready’

2019-06-27T11:45:11+00:00June 27th 2019 11:45 AM|Cohort 2, Ghana|

After a year of in depth HSE training, applied personal skills training and field experience, we are delighted to announce that Ghana Cohort 2 were successfully commissioned as 'Field Ready'! last week at the Takoradi Technical University (TTU). Each student had submitted a portfolio of evidence to their sponsoring [...]

30 May

Ghana cohort 3 candidates undertake Field Ready entry exams

2019-05-30T21:23:22+00:00May 30th 2019 9:23 PM|Cohort 3|

On Tuesday 28th May, over 150 students from across Ghana took part in the Field Ready exams, as part of the application process to join the programme. They were tested on their engineering & logical and reasoning skills. With thanks to the faculty and staff at the Takoradi Technical University [...]

30 April

Field Ready Senegal Alliance Preliminary Meeting

2019-04-30T21:46:03+00:00April 30th 2019 6:05 PM|Senegal|

On 16 April 2019, a preliminary meeting of the Field Ready Senegal Alliance was held at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar. The meeting was hosted by Contour Global, Corporate Partner of the Alliance and Field Ready. The objectives of the meeting were to provide an introduction to Field Ready, its [...]

8 March

Inspiring more female engineers: the importance of female role models and mentors

2019-03-17T21:11:04+00:00March 8th 2019 10:21 PM|Mozambique|

Experiences from Ghana and Mozambique Across the world, women are underrepresented in engineering and other STEM-related careers. The challenge is even more acute on the continent of Africa. For International Women’s Day, Field Ready speaks to our female students and Technical Commissioners in Ghana and Mozambique about self-belief, ambition and [...]

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