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Skills Bootcamps

Skills Bootcamps are flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to a guaranteed interview with a local employer. The cost is fully funded for learners not taking the course through an employer.

Skills Bootcamps are delivered in partnership with employers, further education training providers and local government. If you’re aged 19+ and currently unemployed, self-employed, looking to explore a new industry or progress in your current sector, a Skills Bootcamp could be your next step to a better job.

Courses Available

Working alongside employer partners including Formula Plastics, Marmax and Tanfield, we offer courses in:

Advanced Manufacturing:
• Clean and Lean
• Train the Trainer – Clean and Lean
Digital Skills
Green Power
Green Transport
Leadership and Management

Select one of the routes below to discover more about current courses and click Contact Us Today to complete an enquiry for more information.

UCQ Skills Bootcamps Courses Available
UCQ Skills Bootcamps Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing: Clean and Lean

Working alongside employer partners including Formula Plastics, Marmax and Tanfield, we offer courses in:

Advanced Manufacturing:
• Clean and Lean (Level 3)

This programme is aimed at those wishing to develop the knowledge and skills to work in an advanced manufacturing or Clean Room environment and will include:

• Safe clean room working and environmental sustainability
• Developing Visual Management Systems (VMS)
• Creating Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for advanced manufacturing and clean room environments.

Delivery Model: 1 day per week; 8.75 hours per day; 8 weeks; Total hours: 70

UCQ Skills Bootcamps Train the Trainer

Train the Trainer: Advanced Manufacturing

Working alongside employer partners including Formula Plastics, Marmax and Tanfield, we offer courses in:

Advanced Manufacturing:
• Train the Trainer – Safe and Lean Clean Room Working and Environmental Sustainability (Level 5)

This programme is aimed at those wishing to develop the knowledge and skills to train existing and potentially new staff in advanced manufacturing/Clean Room techniques.

Delivery Model: 1 day per week; 7.5 hours per day; 8 weeks; Total hours: 60

FAQs

How do I know if I am eligible for a Skills Bootcamp?

To be eligible for a Skills Bootcamp, you should be aged 19 or over and be either unemployed, self-employed, looking to explore a new industry or progress in your current sector by developing new skills.

Please note, some Skills Bootcamps may require learners to possess prior qualifications or experience in a related role.

If you are interested in joining a Skills Bootcamp and want to learn more about entry requirements, please click Contact Us Today.

How much does a Skills Bootcamp cost?

A Skills Bootcamp is free is you are taking the course yourself and not through and employer.

If you are an employer or you are interested in taking a course through your employer, please contact us on 07383 823492 to find out more information regarding cost. Alternatively, you can click Contact Us Today.

How long does a Skills Bootcamp course last?

Skills Bootcamp courses can last for up to 16 weeks.

What can I expect from a Skills Bootcamp?

Skills Bootcamps are delivered with employers and further education training providers and help you to develop skills that are in demand nationally, to ensure a direct line of sight to a job.

You will be guaranteed a job interview at the end of the course.

If you are taking the course through an employer, you may be eligible for additional responsibilities or a new role.

How do I apply for a Skills Bootcamp course?

To apply, select the relevant pathway and Contact Us Today.  We’ll be in touch soon.

Once you have submitted the application form, we will contact you regarding the Skills Bootcamp course.

How do I register my interest in a Skills Bootcamp if I am an employer?

Organisations can access Skills Bootcamp courses to train their own existing employees as part of staff professional training. Employers can co-fund the training with a cash contribution of 30% or more (reducing to 10% or more for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises).

You can call us on 07383 823492 or click Contact Us Today.

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