Skills and Development

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

Members can take advantage of our free Business Skills Review Service to help you identify any skills gaps in your business. If you are looking to recruit an Apprentice or new staff member, let our recruitment agency ‘Chamber Expert’ help you.

BUSINESS TRAINING

From International Trade to Leadership & Management courses, we have a series of new and exciting training courses to help your business become the best it can be.

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

If you are thinking of employing an apprentice aged 16-24 years old, your company is based in Greater Manchester with a workforce of less than 250 staff and you have not employed an apprentice in the last 12 months, you may be entitled to some funding.

HOW WE HAVE HELPED BUSINESSES UPSKILL AND DEVELOP THEIR WORKFORCE

Take a look at our Skills film and how we have helped businesses and their staff upskill, in each of the 10 local authorities in Greater Manchester

APPRENTICESHIPS

Find out how an apprentice could make a difference to your business: http://theapprenticeshiphub.co.uk/

SKILLS BRIEF NEWSLETTER

Read the Chamber’s monthly Skills newsletter, which keeps you abreast of all the skills and training news across Greater Manchester and further afield.

SKILLS PORTAL

If you are one of our Employer Ownership of Skills contract holders, you can access the system here.