Free skills training helps 500 businesses in York, North Yorkshire and East Riding

The Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) Programme is celebrating a major milestone in the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding region, having provided free skills training to a total of 500 businesses and 1,611 employees since it began in April 2019. In the last year alone (April 2021 – March 2022), the programme has […]

Top courses for businesses affected by Covid-19

At Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW), we’ve seen and heard first-hand the struggles that the pandemic has caused small businesses across the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding, and the Tees Valley regions. Some businesses have had to close their doors completely, while others have had to furlough staff or reduce working hours. This […]