Training! Skills Support for the Workforce

Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW)

Funded training to help your business progress in Derby and Derbyshire.

What's on offer?

  • A training needs analysis for your business, identifying the skills you need to support your business ambitions
  • Flexible training - pick full qualifications or mix and match individual units to suit your business
  • On-the-job vocational training to meet individual and business needs including taught learning, workplace assessment, distance learning and online learning
  • Learning pathways for your employees enabling them to progress with your organisation onto higher level qualifications or apprenticeships
  • Recognized accredited qualifications and training courses to enhance your employee's skills 

How could you benefit?

  • A more efficient business with improved profitability 
  • A highly skilled workforce delivering quality outputs for customers and improving business performance
  • Improved staff satisfaction and motivation, reducing staff turnover
  • A wider appeal to new recruits
  • Competitive advantage in your marketplace and improved chance of winning new business

Who's it for?

SSW focuses on small and medium sized businesses (less than 250 employees) based in Derby and Derbyshire. 

Individuals taking up funded training* (other eligibility criteria may apply) through SSW must be: 

  • Legally resident in the UK
  • Able to take paid employment in the UK
  • Employed or self-employed 
  • Aged 16 or above 

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