Tees Valley

Region

Over £10.3M is now
available for small to
medium sized enterprises
(SMEs) in Tees Valley to
access training

Delivered by Calderdale College and working through a network of locally based, professional training providers, our Skills Support for the Workforce project offers fully funded training to help SMEs fill skill gaps, raise productivity and boost business growth.

We can help businesses develop and implement bespoke training programmes, which will help to meet their growth ambitions by satisfying their workforce’s immediate and long term skills needs.

What is
available?

If you’re an SME, based in Tees Valley, you may be eligible for free training through the Skills Support for the Workforce project. Training is funded by the European Social Fund and the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

spend
Develop your staff at no extra cost
Flexible training plans, designed to help your business grow
Range of courses to suit most needs

How does
it work?

After you’ve completed the enquiry form below, a member of our team will contact you to discuss your skills requirements.

If you’re eligible, one of our skills solutions designers will visit you to carry out a training needs analysis. 

We’ll then get to work designing and delivering your training plan.

Who is
eligible?

Small to medium-sized businesses in Tees Valley seeking training to support a business growth plan. 

These are just some of the industries we work with:

  • Advanced manufacturing and engineering
  • Digital
  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Business services
  • Service sector
  • Retail
  • Life Sciences

Upskilling
your staff

We have worked with thousands of businesses across the Tees Valley region, helping them upskill their current employees. These are just some of the benefits of applying for our free training.

Reduce absenteeism

UK businesses lose 6.3 days a year per employee due to absenteeism.

Improve productivity

Reduce the time your employees are spending working inefficiently.

Increase staff motivation

Only a third of employees are highly engaged at work.

Infographic statistics correct as of February 2020

Training Providers in Tees Valley

B2W Group

The B2W Group provide professional training, coaching and employment services to suit a range of employer and learner needs. Founded in 2012, The B2W Group has trained thousands of people...

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Enterprise Made Simple

Enterprise Made Simple was established in 2008 and offers accredited and non-accredited training, to those who want to grow and sustain their business.  Our award-winning training offering includes Going for Growth,...

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ITEC North East Ltd

ITEC North East have celebrated over 35 years of educational excellence, delivering a portfolio of vocational apprenticeships across several occupational sectors. We have a wealth of experience in delivering bespoke...

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Lomax Training Services Ltd

Lomax Training Services Limited is an established work-based learning provider with 20 years’ experience in delivering energy related training programmes. We have purpose-built centres situated throughout the North East (including...

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Middlesbrough/Northern Skills Group

Northern Skills Group is an expert provider of apprenticeships, employer-led training and retraining and works with over 2000 businesses in the North East and Yorkshire. Our specialist team of industry...

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Portland Training Company

Portland Training was incorporated to upskill our employer’s workforce and to help learners to achieve their potential by gaining the skills they require in order to progress and achieve their...

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Pro-Active Training

Pro-Active Training launched in 2014 as an organisation offering apprenticeships in the construction sector, with the view to become leaders in delivering vocational construction training throughout the North East. In...

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Regional Training Partners Ltd

Regional Training Partners Ltd is a private training provider who specialise in Transport and Logistics training. Based in Billingham, we provide training throughout the Tees Valley and wider North East....

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Rhino Training

Rhino Training have been operating within the Industry for 10 years and predominantly deliver Vocational Qualifications and short courses.  We aim to cover as many of our Employers Requirements as...

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SB Skills Solutions Ltd

SB Skills Solutions Ltd are second generation construction, logistics, health & Safety and NVQ Training Provider. Operating from our North West base we are a national provider of; Construction Plant,...

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Solvo Vir

Solvo Vir work in a number of areas including Construction, Energy, Accountancy and Management. Our ESF team’s main focus is in the construction sector where we offer a range of...

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