ACCREDITATION

Land Rover 4x4 in Schools acknowledges the importance of recognising the achievement of participants involved in the Land Rover 4x4 in Schools Technology Challenge and does so by providing:

  • All young people who attend the heats and national final with a certificate which outlines the contributions that they would have been involved in during the challenge.
  • All supporting staff who attend the heats and national final with a certificate which outlines the contributions that they would have been involved in during the challenge.

Further accreditation can be obtained through registering for the following awards:

The British Science Association offers their CREST – Silver level award to all young people participating in The Land Rover 4x4 in Schools Technology Challenge. CREST is a national recognised award which is also recognised by industry and employers. You can find out more about CREST on their website,www.britishscienceassociation.org/crest.

The Industrial Cadets (IC) programme aims to raise awareness of local career opportunities in the industrial and manufacturing sectors, developing employability skills and raising the aspirations of young people. Students aged12-14 taking part in Land Rover 4x4 in Schools will be given the opportunity to become an Industrial Cadet and gain an insight into industrial and manufacturing companies such as Jaguar Land Rover to raise awareness of local career opportunities in these sectors. To find out more please click here.

Arkwright Scholarship Trust
Scholarships for high-potential 15/16 year old STEM students who aspire to be future LEADERS in Engineering and Technical Design.The Scholarships provide enrichment and a financial award to strengthen Scholars’ experience of Engineering during their A levels/Scottish Highers and to encourage them into top-quality university engineering courses or higher apprenticeships. For more information, please visit www.arkwright.org.uk

The Duke of Edinburgh Scheme - Within the skills section of the scheme, the young people participating in The Land Rover 4x4 in Schools Technology Challenge will be able to gain a Duke of Edinburgh Award. To find out more about the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme go to www.dofe.org