Skills Support for the Workforce

Welcome to Skills Support for the Workforce

Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) is a programme developed to upskill employees within small and medium-sized businesses.

We provide recognised accredited qualifications and bespoke training courses to enhance your employees’ skills, increase the competitiveness of your business and boost the local economy.

We can work with you to develop a bespoke training programme relevant to your needs, and because this programme is co-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) a wide range of training can be accessed at no cost to your business.

Skills Support for the Workforce is all about progress. We can help you progress your career, education and business.

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+30,000 Learners have already been supported through SSW delivered by Serco

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Skills Support for Redundancy

Funded, tailored training to support individuals and businesses

Skills Support for Redundancy (SSR) is an initiative designed to support employers and individuals affected by redundancy. SSR is a tailored service to meet your needs, offering a wide range of training support. A dedicated Partnership Coordinator will work with you to identify the best sources of support and training to help you achieve your goals. 

What is on offer?

SSR offers a range of skills training, qualifications and networking opportunities to support workplace success, including; 

  • Employability Skills, Functional Skills, Upskilling for Workplace Success and Career Progression Training.

Find out more about the support that SSR can offer individuals and businesses facing redundancy.