Large, small and medium-sized businesses based in Leicester and Leicestershire can now access fully funded leadership and management training through the Skills Support for the Workforce programme, managed by Calderdale College . Free to eligible businesses, funding to cover the cost of training is provided by the European Union’s European Social Fund and the Skills Funding Agency.

Helping your business to adapt and grow

Our intermediate and higher level leadership and management training will be useful to current and future supervisors, managers and senior managers within any business sector. The training will be particularly beneficial for businesses managing change or anticipating growth, for instance, businesses in the Local Enterprise Partnership key growth sectors:

* Advanced manufacturing and engineering

* Creative industries

* Food and drink

* Logistics and distribution

* Professional and financial services

* Textiles

* Tourism and hospitality

* Low carbon

Training that meets your needs, delivered in a way to suit your business

Our team will support you by:

* Undertaking a training needs analysis for your business

* Developing and delivering a bespoke training plan designed to meet your needs

* Supporting you to access additional forms of training which cannot be delivered through this programme

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for our fully funded training, your business must:

* Be based in the Leicester or Leicestershire

* Employ fewer than 250 people with an annual turnover of less than €50 million

* Be seeking skills training to support a clear growth plan and address skills gaps and shortages.


For an informal conversation with our team, please call 0845 644 3753

For more information and Enquiry form please visit: https://www.fundingunit.org.uk/projects/leicester-leicestershire-ssw