Skills Support for the Workforce

Welcome to Skills Support for the Workforce

Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) helps support small & medium-sized businesses to upskill their employees with training courses & qualifications to grow their business and boost the local economy.

We can work with you to develop a bespoke training programme relevant to your needs, and as the SSW 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.

We can support you with qualifications in: IT, Leadership and Management, Engineering, Manufacturing, Construction, Health and Social care, Customer Service, Business Administration, and many more.

If you want to enhance your business performance, improve profitability or simply invest in your employees’ personal development, get in touch today.

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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.