Skills & Training

Discover a wide range of professional training opportunities for businesses, including NVQ-equivalent courses and apprenticeship training.

Skills & Learning

Skills & Learning is one of the top performing adult education providers in the country.

Working with local communities and partner organisations, they offer employers an extensive choice of staff training programmes, including:

  • Apprenticeships
  • NVQ-equivalent courses
  • Institute of Leadership & Management courses
  • Basic skills training in English, maths and ITC.

Skills & Learning can also provide customised packages of training that maximise available funding and ensure the smooth running of your business.

Bournemouth & Poole College

Bournemouth & Poole College has a proven track record of working with businesses of all sizes and from a variety of sectors.

Working with around 2,000 businesses across the region, they offer flexible, cost-effective training which has helped thousands of businesses increase sales, productivity and efficiency.

Apprenticeships training at Bournemouth & Poole College is consistently above the national average. 

Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University is particularly recognised for its work in the media industries and is home to the National Centre for Computer Animation.

There are several opportunities for businesses to collaborate with the university through a variety of different programmes.

Arts University Bournemouth

Arts University Bournemouth is the leading arts university for creative industries. Businesses have access to specialist facilities, including laser cutting and 3D printing.