Member Connect at Caterpillar | EEF

Member Connect at Caterpillar, Peterlee – Sharing Best Practice in Skills

Join us at Caterpillar, Peterlee for our member connect event and learn how they are benefitting from their investment in skills.

Hear how Caterpillar have invested in the skills development of its workforce to help drive the success of the business at their Peterlee site.

The event will take place at Caterpillar’s Learning Centre of Lights, where much of this skills development takes place, attendees will also learn of the range of opportunities available to other regional employers to access the facility to improve the skills of their workforce.

Attendees will also be provided with tours of the Learning Centre and the Peterlee plant to see the range of development undertaken and how this is applied in the workplace.

Who should attend?

  • Existing North East members

Why attend?

  • Network with peers and like-minded professionals

  • Gain insight and share best practice into how Caterpillar invest in skills development to improve business performance

  • Benefit from site tours of the Caterpillar plant and their Learning Centre of Light to see first-hand how this success is achieved




Arrival, Registration & Refreshments


Presentations from Caterpillar and EEF to include:

Welcome and Introductions (EEF)


Introduction and Background to Caterpillar, Peterlee and the Learning Centre of Light (Caterpillar)

Skills Development Strategy and development activities with staff and resultant business improvement (Caterpillar)

Learning Centre of Light – facilities and skills development services available to regional employers (Caterpillar)


EEF Presentation and Close


Tours of plant and Learning Centre

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