North of Tyne Combined Authority (NTCA) secured £5million in funding from the Department of Education (DfE) to expand the range of Skills Bootcamps across the region from July 2022 to 31st March 2023. This will help over 2,000 people in the North of Tyne access jobs, or progress to better jobs and unlock the life chances these will provide.

In the North of Tyne Skills Bootcamps are available in a range of skills areas aligned to employer demand across the region. Skills Bootcamps are free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with a local employer. Skills Bootcamps offer bespoke training solutions to bridge existing skills gaps within high demand sector and place the employer at the centre of training and development.

Skills Bootcamps are delivered in partnership with employers and further education training providers.

The Skills Bootcamps are in the following sectors: click the link for details of the range of Skills Bootcamps available in that sector.
There you will find details of the Skills providers, location of the Skills Bootcamps and details on how to apply.

 

Construction

Skills BootcampLocation of trainingProvider
Advanced construction and supervisionNorth of TyneNew College Durham
Articulated dump truck (ADT) operativeNorthumberlandRMF Construction Training Academy Ltd
Bricklaying routeway FTNewcastle and North TynesideOptimum Skills Limited
Construction and plantNorth of TyneNew College Durham
Construction excavationNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
Construction managementNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
Construction materials handlingNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
CPCS forward tipping dumper/ride on roller operativeNorthumberlandRMF Construction Training Academy Ltd
CPCS slinger signaller operative (experienced workers)NorthumberlandRMF Construction Training Academy Ltd
CPCS traffic marshal/banksmenNorthumberlandRMF Construction Training Academy Ltd
Joinery routeway FTNewcastle and North TynesideOptimum Skills Limited
Roofing routeway FTNewcastle and North TynesideOptimum Skills Limited

Find the right Skills Bootcamp for you and apply directly through the provider’s website here.

Culture and Events

Skills BootcampLocation of TrainingProvider
Culture and EventsEventcover Productions Ltd
Culture and EventsNewcastleNewcastle College
Culture and EventsNorth of TyneSusan French Events

Find the right Skills Bootcamp for you and apply directly through the provider’s website here.

 

Digital

Skills BootcampLocation of TrainingProvider
Cloud computing (AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner)OnlinePrimed Talent Limited
CodingOnlineLearning Curve Group Limited
Cyber security level 3North of TyneCapita Business Services Ltd
Cyber securityOnlineLearning Curve Group Limited
Data analysisOnlinePurple Beard Ltd
DevOpsOnlinePurple Beard Ltd
Digital literacy associate BootcampOnlineLearning Curve Group Limited
Digital marketing and networking BootcampOnlineLearning Curve Group Limited
Full stack developmentOnlinePurple Beard Ltd
Industry led skills developmentNorth of TyneNorth East BIC Ltd (Sunderland Software City)
Skills for the tech sector: client facingNorth of TyneNorth East BIC Ltd (Sunderland Software City)
Skills for the tech sector: operationsNorth of TyneNorth East BIC Ltd (Sunderland Software City)
Software developmentNorth of TyneCapita Business Services Ltd
Tech talent hubNorth of TyneNorth East BIC Ltd (Sunderland Software City)

Find the right Skills Bootcamp for you and apply directly through the provider’s website here.

Green Skills

Skills BootcampLocation of TrainingProvider
Air sourced heat pump, green construction, and buildings BootcampNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
Arboriculture skills BootcampNorth of TyneNew College Durham
ElectrificationNorth of TyneNew College Durham
EV and hybrid maintenance and repairNorth of TyneNew College Durham
EV maintenance, repair, and diagnostic of heavy vehiclesNorth of TyneNew College Durham
L2 Gas engineers to L3North of TyneNew College Durham
Green construction and buildings bootcampNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
Insulation, green construction, and buildings BootcampNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
Retrofit heat pump installation and maintenanceNorth of TyneNew College Durham
Route to RetrofitNorth of TyneNew College Durham
Solar panel, green construction, and buildings BootcampNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd
Upskilling smart metering engineersNorth of TyneNew College Durham
Vehicle chargingNorth of TyneExpedient Training Services Ltd

Find the right Skills Bootcamp for you and apply directly through the provider’s website here.

Skills Bootcamps in Green Skills are provided by the North East Local Enterprise Partnership and open to people across the North East, you can find more information on the North East Growth Hub.

Logistics

Skills BootcampLocation of TrainingProvider
Logistics skills bootcamps Pathway A – Novice to CAT CBack 2 Work Complete Training Limited
Logistics skills bootcamps Pathway B – Novice to CAT C+EBack 2 Work Complete Training Limited
Novice to confident driver bootcampNorth of TyneTyneside Training Services Diamond People (NE) Limited

Find the right Skills Bootcamp for you and apply directly through the provider’s website here.

Technical

Skills BootcampLocation of TrainingProvider
Getting into railGateshead College
Getting into railNorth TynesideNew College Durham

Find the right Skills Bootcamp for you and apply directly through the provider’s website here.

 

Skills Bootcamps builds upon the North of Tyne’s Skills Commissioning of the Adult Education Budget and Skills Bootcamps delivered under previous waves. Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s National Skills Fund investments helping adults to gain the skills that are sought by employers.

For more information about Skills Bootcamps in the North of Tyne please contact enquiries@northoftyne-ca.gov.uk

 

 

             

Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life.  Find out more here.