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Could your team benefit from fully-funded Skills Support for the Workforce?


What is Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW)?

The Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) programme offers support and up-skilling opportunities to encourage growth within industry across the United Kingdom.

Through funding from the European Social Fund, the Education Skills Funding Agency and the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership, diverse, fully-funded training has been made available to SMEs through HCUK Training to create a stronger workforce.

What can we do for you?

We can offer fully-funded nationally recognised and bespoke training for small to medium enterprises (SME) in the Humber through online, classroom and workplace learning.

Our specialist partners can provide training to SMEs in key sectors, including:

Humber region
Ports and LogisticsConstruction
FoodVisitor Economy
Health and Social CareCreative and Digital

465 companies have already benefitted from SSW training. To see how we can support your training needs contact us today!

Examples of the type of training that can be delivered include: World Host, Certificate in Warehousing and Storage, Team Leading, Dementia Care, Diploma for Proficiency in Food Team Leading, Land-Based Forklift Truck Operations, Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care, Floor covering Occupations, Removing Non-Hazardous Waste in the Workplace, Hospitality Supervision and Leadership, Food Preparation and Cooking, Passive Fire Protection, Performing Manufacturing Operations, Introduction to MEWP and Preparing and Operating Overhead Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace.

Bespoke training packages can be developed with individual businesses.

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"I’ve enjoyed the course and learnt a lot. I feel I can teach the candidates better now and I can adapt my lessons accordingly, depending on what they need."

Blake Hammond, Offploy.

Who is eligible for SSW?

• SMEs based in the Humber

• SMEs employing up to 250 full-time equivalent

• Any SME with a turnover of up to £34million or a balance sheet less than £29million

• Employees over the age of 19 (Humber)

We also support staff requiring redundancy support through our Skills Support for Redundancy programme.

How to apply

For more details about SSW fully-funded training available through HCUK Training contact our experienced team.

Jazz-Lydia Atkin | Business Training Coordinator

Tel: 07538 113323

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