Skills & Training

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Get FREE staff training to meet the challenges ahead.

Turn your bright sparks into a skilled workforce.

Whether your business is in engineering or agriculture, right now you can access FREE training to grow and develop your team, improve your business skills and even take on apprentices.

  • Project Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • Excel training
  • Digital Marketing and Social Media
  • Sales training
  • Finance for non-financial managers
  • Team leading

Just some of the hundreds of examples of training available across all sectors.

If you’re a business:

  • Based in Cumbria
  • With less than 250 employees
  • Looking to develop your workforce or take on apprentices

Call us now to unlock your potential!

Our specialist business advisors will help you identify training needs and match you with a training provider to meet your requirements.

Phone 0844 257 8450

The project, which will run to March 2018, is being funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) via the Skills Funding Agency (SFA).

The key partners include:

  • University of Cumbria
  • Furness College
  • Kendal College
  • Lakes College
  • Newton Rigg
  • Cumbria Business Growth Hub
  • Gen2
  • SP Training

Many organisations have put the Government’s Apprenticeship Levy in the ‘too difficult’ box, and plan to write it off as just another tax liability.

Chief Executive of Brathay, Godfrey Owen, argues against this way of thinking.

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Contact us today for help and advice on starting or growing your business.

Tel: 0844 257 8450

Email: info@cumbriachamber.co.uk