Accelerate

 

Accelerate is a programme designed to provide employees who live or work in Cheshire and Warrington the opportunity to receive fully-funded or a part-funded grant to go towards the cost of skills training. There are currently over 100 courses available that would benefit each sector in Cheshire and Warrington.

This is a fantastic opportunity for businesses and employees to become more resilient and competitive after a challenging year. We want to help businesses go into 2021 feeling more prepared than ever before.

Eligibility and funding options available:

  • To receive 100% funding – This funding is available for employees who live or work in Cheshire and Warrington for a company with under 250 members of staff.
  • To receive 40% funding – There is no restriction on the size of the business you work for, but you must live or work within the Cheshire and Warrington area.

You will need to evidence proof of your eligibility following your enquiry. Please have your passport, national insurance number and most recent payslip ready.

APPLY FOR FUNDED SKILLS TRAINING NOW

Please fill out the enquiry form here and our project team will get back to you with the next steps. 

Or email – acceleratecandw@chester.ac.uk with the course you are interested in as the subject. 

Below you will find all of the courses currently available:

Digital Marketing 

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ISO Training

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IOSH Training

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Project Management

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Digital Skills

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Mental Health Awareness

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CAD and SolidWorks 

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Management and Leadership
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Basic Skills

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Business and Sales 

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Coaching 

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Finance and HR 

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Counselling and Resilience  

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Logistics and Supply Chain

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If you are a business and want to get training for your employees, please contact one of our skills brokers:

Mark Shepherd
Mobile: 07494 869 282
Email: mark.shepherd@871candwep.co.uk

Richard Corley
Mobile: 07494 869 279
Email: richard.corley@871candwep.co.uk

 

About Accelerate

Accelerate Cheshire and Warrington is a £30M programme that has been designed to support businesses to reskill and upskill their current workforce. This programme is in partnership with the University of Chester and is partly funded by the European Social Fund.


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