Digital Careers Upskill Programme

Digital Skills for Businesses

The Digital Careers Upskill Programme supports businesses across Greater Manchester to upskill in key digital roles.

We’re working in partnership with Greater Manchester Combined Authority to deliver the training as part of the city-region’s Skills for Growth programme, funded through the European Social Fund. This means that courses can be accessed by individuals and businesses at absolutely no cost.

The Skills for Growth programme provides an opportunity to support businesses as they rapidly develop and innovate to maintain and create economic activity and jobs, with a focus on increased productivity through developing the skills of their workforce.

For businesses looking to upskill their workforce, we can work with leaders to develop a bespoke training programme relevant to business’ digital needs.


What does the course cover?

The Digital Careers Upskill Programme offers a 6-week Digital Skills Pathway that will support your people in a range of areas, including:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Data Analysis
  • Cyber Security
  • Software Development

How can these skills help your business?

These skills will help your business to:

  • Improve productivity
  • Identify streamlining and cost-saving processes
  • Protect your business against common digital threats
  • Develop and utilise software to support your business needs

These digital skills will help you develop roles within your existing team that are necessary to your business, including Cyber Security Consultant, Data Analyst and Software Developer.

The course is delivered via blended learning, which includes both face-to-face learning and self-study. This means the course is flexible to work around your business’ needs.


To find out more information, with no obligation, fill out our:

Expression of Interest