15 Feb '12, 12pm

More students to head overseas for aerospace industrial training

More students to head overseas for aerospace industrial training

SINGAPORE : More Singapore students will head overseas for aerospace industrial training. Engine-maker Pratt and Whitney on Wednesday inked an agreement with Singapore Polytechnic for its students to gain hands-on experience in China. From now till 2017, about 300 Aeronautical Engineering students will go for a six-week programme in Beijing or Guangzhou. Singapore Polytechnic intends to send some 60 students a year. They will gain industry-relevant skills in Beijing or Guangzhou. Pratt and Whitney's Beijing training centre will provide hands-on experience. Students heading there will receive practical training with in areas like aircraft maintenance and commercial aviation. Jon Beatty, vice president (Airline Customers) at Pratt and Whitney, said: "Our training centre has actual hardware, real engines that you can disassemble and see. So when you graduate from this program...

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