What’s on Offer?

ESF LogoThe SMART SKILLS programme is funded by the European Social Fund and will help businesses across Devon to upskill their staff and advance their business to the next level with a range of no-cost training solutions.  We want to ensure as many local businesses as possible are aware of the valuable, fully funded training available to them, especially as we bounce back from Covid-19.

Industry sectors will be demand led, but a particular focus will be on:

  • Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering
  • Digital Technologies (including AI and Data Analysis)
  • Marine, Composite
  • Environmental Futures
  • Clean Growth and Renewables
  • Construction & Hospitality
  • STEM industries.

The SMART SKILLS service offers comprehensive information, advice and guidance, in order to match opportunities to pathways into education, training, apprenticeships, employment, work experience, volunteering and self-employment.

SMART SKILLS partners include: City College Plymouth, South Devon College, Petroc, Focus Training, University of Exeter and Learn Devon.

Who’s it for?

Devon based small or medium-sized enterprise (SME) businesses and other organisations.

Further Information

For further information and to apply, contact our SMART SKILLS HUB team today on:- 07789 878751 / 07881 551970 or email us on SMARTSKILLS.HUB@cswgroup.co.uk

Can’t find the support service you are looking for?

If you would like to talk to one of our advisers about your business support needs so that we can match you to the most appropriate support available locally contact the Growth Hub today.

03456 047 047