SERC is now recruiting students for the fully funded intensive programme.
The Flexible Skills Fund has been established to help upskill and reskill individuals to meet the needs of the economy as we emerge from the pandemic and continue to grow the economy beyond it.
SKILL UP is funded by The Flexible Skills Fund, which is accessible to all groups - those in employment and those unemployed. The programme will seek to encourage participants from various socio-economic, academic and non-academic backgrounds. Participants will be able to avail of free courses and accredited qualifications, which will improve their skills, benefitting their employment opportunities and enhancing Northern Ireland’s continuously growing and diversifying economy.
- over 18 years of age;
- eligible to work in Northern Ireland;
- ‘settled’ in Northern Ireland, and has been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least three years;
- or is a person who has indefinite leave to enter or remain in the UK.
Participants should be best placed to achieve the qualification therefore they should be asked to undertake no more than two Flexible Skills Fund courses at any one time.
|Course Category||Course Name||Course Dates||Contact||Course Code|
|Automotive||Level 3 Automotive Refrigerant Handling||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10217DD1C|
|Level 3 Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment||TBCemail@example.com||Y10962ND1G|
|Level 3 Hybrid||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10383DD1C|
|Level 4 Hybrid||TBCemail@example.com||--|
|Level 4 Picoscope Training||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10954DDAC|
|Business & Marketing||Level 4 Award in Social Media and Digital Marketing||9 January 2024 Tues 10.00- 1.30pm for 12 email@example.com|
|10 January 2024 Wed 5.00-8.30pm for 12 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 2 Award in Social Media||11 January 2024 Thurs 10.00-1.30pm for 8 weeks ||email@example.com|
05 February 2024 Mon 5pm-8.30pm for 8 weeks
|Computing||Cisco Cyber Security Essentials||Wed 8th November – 6th December 6-9.30pm for 5 firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10963OE1C|
|Level 2 Unit in Website Software||TBCemail@example.com||--|
|Level 2 Cyber Security||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||--|
|Entrepreneurship||Level 2 Award in Innovation and Enterprise in Practice||TBCemail@example.com||--|
|Engineering||Siemens Level 1||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10686LD1C|
|Green Technologies||Level 5 Green Technologies Award||Jan email@example.com||--|
|Level 5 Green Technologies Certificate||Jan firstname.lastname@example.org||--|
|Level 2 Low Energy Buildings||Nov email@example.com||Y11094OD1C|
|Level 3 Installation and Maintenance of Air Source Heat Pumpsfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y11135SD1G|
|Level 2 Introduction to Hydrogen Boilers||Nov email@example.com||Y11095SD1C|
|Design of Heat Pump firstname.lastname@example.org||Y11134SD1G|
|Level 2 Award in Retrofit||Nov email@example.com||Y11098SD1C|
|Level 3 Solar PV||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||--|
|Level 3 Solar Thermal||TBCemail@example.com||Y11073ND1C|
|Level 3 Electrical Energy Storage Systems||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||--|
|Level 5 Retrofitting Award||TBCemail@example.com||Y11075SF1C|
|Level 5 Retrofitting Certificate||Jan firstname.lastname@example.org||Y11086OE1C|
|OCN Level 2 Award in Reducing Carbon Footprints through Environmental Action||31st January 2024 each Wed 9-5 for 4 email@example.com||--|
|Leadership & Management||Level 5 Award in Coaching and Mentoring||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||--|
|L5 Award in Leadership and Management – unit- Creating Operational Plans||TBCemail@example.com||Y10850OD1C|
|L5 Award in Leadership and Management unit- Quality and Continuous Improvement Plans||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y11037ODSA|
|Level 3 Award in Principles of Leadership and Management||TBCemail@example.com||Y10868OD1C|
|Level 3 Award In Project Management||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10392OE1C|
|Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management||TBCemail@example.com||Y10896OE1C|
|Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10890OE1C|
|CMI Level 5 in Leadership and Management||TBCemail@example.com||Y10850OD1C|
|Level 3 Managing a Team to Achieve Results||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10868OD1C|
|Level 3 Certificate Principles of Leadership and Management||TBCemail@example.com||Y10887OE1C|
|OCN L3 Award in Learning and Development (Train the Trainer)||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10795OE1C|
|Women in Leadership Executive Mentoring Programme||TBCemail@example.com||Y110210DAC|
|Plumbing||Level 3 OFTEC||9th Nov each Thurs or Fri 9-5 for 4 weeks 23rd Nov & 7th Dec||PamelaKelly@serc.ac.uk||Y10605SD1C|
|Level 3 Unvented Hot Waterfirstname.lastname@example.org||PSC: Y10710SD1C|
|Level 3 Water Regulationsemail@example.com||Y10551SD1G|
|Trade & Export||Level 2 Award in International Trade, Customs and Logistics||Monday 3pm-4.30pm from 5 Feb 24 for 6 firstname.lastname@example.org||Y11024OD1C|
|Level 3 Customs Practitioner Award||9.45-16.00 Wed 7th February Wed 14th February Wed 6th March Wed 20th March (must attend all classes)||email@example.com||Y11010OD1C|
|Level 4 The Business Environment||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org||--|
Where no course code is available please email the contact for the course to be added to the waiting list.
All courses are either accredited or industry recognised and are completely FREE.
Click the course code links below to find out more about each course. CHECK BACK for regular updates to the above list.
**Please ensure you check the course code before you 'Add to basket' to ensure you are applying for the correct course.**
Interested in finding out more about any of the above courses?
Contact: Debbie Scott, Programme Manager by emailing email@example.com