Higher Level Skills

Our higher level skills programmes are a fantastic way to fast-track staff through a range of qualifications, helping to build your future workforce and develop your existing talent.


What is Higher Level Skills?

Our Higher Level Skills offering provides individuals aged 19 and above with the skills and learning required to progress, be that in the workplace or in to further education such as an apprenticeship.

Employers can also utilise higher level skills to improve or refresh the skills of their current workforce, and learners can benefit from higher level skills training to gain new skills, improve progression opportunities or support a career change.

We can offer funding for the below qualifications:

Level 3
Diploma for the Children's Workforce
(Early Years Educator)

Level 3
Diploma in Adult Care

Level 3
Diploma in Leadership & Management

Level 3
Diploma in Residential Childcare

Are my staff eligible?

  • On the first day of learning, a resident must be aged 19 or older on 31st August within the 2023 to 2024 funding year, and reside in a residence with a Greater Manchester Combined Authority or West Midlands Combined Authority  postcode
  • All residents 19+ who don’t have a Level 3 qualification or have a Level 3 qualification and want to upskill/reskill
  • Must be a resident of the UK/EU for a minimum of three years with the indefinite right to remain

Higher Level Skills Benefits

Apply today and make an impact

We’re all about making an impact, be that individuals making an impact through their day-to-day work, or by organisations making their impact on our economy.

As a national training provider, we make this impact throughout the UK, with expertise in childcare, healthcare, business, and leadership and management. 

For further information about our higher level skills offering, complete the form below, call us on 01753 596 004, or email us.

Higher Level Skills Enquiry Form