SETA Open Day 2022

Did you miss our open day? Don’t worry, just contact us to arrange a visit.

Click here to view Gallery and details of the open day 2022.

Want to know more about us? Our Annual Open Day is a much anticipated event each year. Taking place during National apprenticeship week there will hopefully be plenty of engineering activities to involve yourself in!

Our staff at SETA work tirelessly to ensure over 150 potential apprentices along with parents, siblings, friends and potential employers get to experience SETA for the fantastic facility that it is. Our doors are open from 10am until 8pm on the day with many recruiting Employers exhibiting from 4pm onwards.

Come along and experience SETA for yourself… You’ll be glad you did!

COVID Guidelines will be in place. Please see SETA’s covid policies prior to attending. Link: COVID-19 and SETA. 

Employers, do you want to recruit an engineering apprentice this year and take advantage of the fantastic Government Incentives? We have a few exhibiting areas still available. It is a fantastic chance to find out more about SETA and our apprenticeships, network with other employers and be the first to meet our new Apprentice intake. If you wish to recruit (and exhibit for FREE!) please get in touch asap. Contact:

For further information on recruiting an apprentice please contact:

See below for details of the recruiting companies who will be attending our Annual Recruitment Open Day from 4pm on Wednesday 9th February 2022

Our Exhibitors for 2022






Find out more about the exhibiting employers below before you come to the open day!

Click the logo to find out more then click again to visit their  website!

Impress them with your knowledge, who knows… they may become your first employer!
Hyde Group


We are one of the UK’s largest and most trusted engineering companies, providing products and services to defence and commercial sectors.

We provide Design, Manufacture, Tooling, Testing and urgent support solutions to safety-critical and highly demanding clients.

ISS - Industrial Switchgear Services Ltd.

Industrial Switchgear Services Ltd is a well-established Power Engineering company within the specialist field of High and Low Voltage Switchgear. We offer a variety of solutions for all HV/LV Power Engineering Requirements, including Protection, Metering and Control Equipment.

The ISS HQ (Projects & Services and Accounts) can be found in Hyde, Cheshire, located in close vicinity of our Production Facility. We have a Sales & Tendering Office in Sunderland. ISS have Site personnel based around the country providing nationwide support, and a large Engineering team based in London.

Lundy Projects



Lundy Projects are multi-disciplined engineering company

Continuous growth and investment in skills, technology and rail plant ensure that Lundy have full project ownership, from initial concept, through innovative design and steel fabrication to the installation of turnkey construction services to the Rail sector.

Delivering projects within budgets and timescales has sustained our reputation for professionalism, quality, safety and delivery.

Pilgrims Food Masters









Pilgrim’s UK is at the forefront of the food manufacturing industry. We provide a wide range of quality, cost effective and innovative products to the retail and food service sectors from farms and modern, well-invested manufacturing facilities located throughout the UK. Our vision is to become the best and most respected company in our industry.

We want every employee to work in a safe, productive environment in a culture that is engaging, inclusive and empowering. 

University Of Manchester

Innovation, creativity, and making combined imagination real. These are the key duties an engineer will experience daily.  

If this sounds exciting, then join us at Stockport’s Engineering Training Association to explore engineering and all it has to offer for your future career. Meet our female engineering Apprentices with a host of interactive activities for you to enjoy.

Ask our Apprentices about our upcoming Apprenticeship vacancies within engineering, or just look at the inspiring world of creative engineering and all it has to offer.

The University of Manchester’s Technical Apprenticeship Programme was created to help solve the future demand for skilled technical staff by granting young local people entry to employment via a well thought out, individualised, and structured apprentice training position. Our apprenticeship is at the heart of our University core vision and values, connecting education, research, training, and opportunities to the local community. The success of the programme builds year on year, with an award-winning programme and award-winning apprentices.

To find out more about our Apprentices, Technical Apprenticeship Programme or vacancies visit Twitter @ApprenticesUoM, Instagram uomapprentices

Sella Controls










SELLA CONTROLS is an independent engineering company specialising in the design and supply of integrated safety, control and automation systems.

The company is recognised as a market leader in the provision of ‘engineered solutions’ for safety, control and automation applications. Its products and services improve operational efficiency and safety in highly complex and often hazardous environments within a variety of industry sectors including Oil and Gas, Chemical and Petrochemical, Nuclear and Power, Rail, and Steel generation.

Our dedicated staff focus on the day to day delivery of safety solutions, process control and information systems using the world’s best hardware, and more importantly using technology with innovative and flexible applications which deliver on time, to cost and to the very highest standards of quality and safety.

Tullis Russell






Tullis Russell has two major manufacturing sites, one in the UK and one in South Korea, each of which has developed market leading expertise in its own field and is trusted by leading brands in over 120 countries.From our plant in Bollington, Tullis Russell operates a leading international Coating and Converting company.
Thanks to our multi-layer coating technology we are able to simultaneously apply different coating layers. We have a wealth of expertise in manufacturing silicone and adhesive coatings with extensive capabilities for contract coating and lamination, allowing us to remain at the forefront of paper and film development.

Drop Me a Line

Should you need further information about our open day or you are a company who would like to exhibit for potential engineering apprentices please contact Lisa Harris (Marketing & Events Coordinator)