Workforce Development

Training and developing your workforce

Every business knows the value of a well-trained workforce. Skills shortages will hold a business back; skilled employees will be more productive, motivated and efficient. They also tend to stay longer in their jobs. There are funding packages, allowances and grants designed to help you develop the skills of your workforce.

Employer Ownership of Skills

Under this scheme, companies can take ownership of skills development. Employers combine their own money with government funding to invest in the training they need

Apprenticeships

How your business can benefit from apprenticeship programmes that are delivered by external providers and funded by government

Traineeships

How your business can benefit from traineeship programmes by working with training organisations