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||16/11/22, 23/01/22 2 firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10217DD1C|
|Level 3 Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment||05/09/2022, 04/10/2022, 29/11/2022, 23/01/2023, 20/02/2023, 20/03/2023, 17/04/2023, email@example.com||Y10962ND1G|
|Level 3 Hybrid||17/10/22, 7/11/22, 21/11/22, 5/12/22 3 firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10383DD1C|
|Level 3 IMI Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair||Sept-Feb email@example.com||Y10440DD1G|
|Level 4 Hybrid||Sept- Feb firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10220DD1C|
|Level 4 Picoscope Training||Sept-Feb email@example.com||Y10954DDAC|
|Business & Marketing||Level 2 Computerised Accounts Award||Tues 11th October 9.15-12.45 and 5.00-8.30pm for 16 firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10286OD1C & Y10286OEEC|
|Level 4 Digital Marketing||13th September 10:00-13:30 for 12 weeks. Tues 20th Sept email@example.com||Y10916OD1C (day) Y10916OE1C (evening)|
|Level 2 Award in Social Media||13th October – 8th December Thurs firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10305OE1C|
|Computing||Cisco Cyber Security Essentials||TBCemail@example.com||Y10963OE1C|
|Construction||Level 5 Retrofitting Award||02/09/2022 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 5 Retrofitting Certificate||Sept-Feb email@example.com|
|Level 5 Retrofitting Extended Certificate||Sept-Feb firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Electrical||Level 3 DEI - Domestic Electrical Installers||Sept-Feb email@example.com||Y10794SD1C|
|Level 3 Fire and Security||Sept-Feb firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 3 Initial Inspections and Testing||Sept-Feb email@example.com||Y10398ND1C|
|Level 3 PAT Testing||Sept-Feb firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10375SD1C|
|Level 3 Periodic Inspections and Testing||Sept-Feb email@example.com||Y10399NE1C|
|Level 3 Solar PV||31/10/2022, 06/12/2022, 06/03/2023, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 3 Solar Thermal||24/10/22, 31/01/23, email@example.com|
|Level 3 Electrical Energy Storage Systems||24/10/2022, 15/11/2022, 05/12/2022, 17/04/2023, 04/05/2023, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Engineering||Welding Mig & Tig||20/9/22 & email@example.com||Y10308SE1K & Y10308SE1G|
|Siemens Level firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10686LD1C|
|Level 5 Green Technologies Award||02/09/2022 & email@example.com|
|Level 5 Green Technologies Certificate||Sept-Feb firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 5 Green Technologies Extended Certificate||Sept-Feb email@example.com|
|Level 5 Hydrated Veg Oil (HVO) Bio Oils||Sept-Feb firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 2 Low Energy Buildings||20/09/2022, 10/10/2022, 01/12/2022, 21/12/2022, 02/05/2023, 31/05/2023, 05/06/2023, email@example.com|
|Health Care||Level 2 Health & Social Care Programme||12/09/22 (Mon 09:30 - 15:00 & Fri 2 hrs pw) for 20 weeks, Downpatrick Campusfirstname.lastname@example.org||Y10326DD1C|
|Leadership & Management||Level 5 Award in Coaching and Mentoring||29/9/22 Thurs 9.30-1pm 13 weeks & 3/10/22 6-9.30pm for 13 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10947OD1C|
|Creating Operational Plans||Janemail@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 5 Award in Leadership and Management||TBCemail@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Managing Quality and Continuous Improvement Plans||25/10/22 Tues 9.30-1pm 6 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org||Y11037ODSA|
|Monitoring Quality to Improve Outcomes||Janemail@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 3 Award In Project Management||01.06.22 End date:06.07.22. Times: Wed 6-9.30pm. 6 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10392OE1C|
|Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management||6th September - Tues 5-9pm for 12 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10896OE1C|
|Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management||7/9/2022 24 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10890OD1G|
|Level 3 Managing a Team to Achieve Results||Jan-23||Y10868OD1C|
|Level 3 Certificate Principles of Leadership and Management||17/10/2022 6-9.30pm for 16 weeks & 15/11/22 9.30-1pm for 16 weeks||Y10887OE1C|
|Level 3 Train the Trainer||22/09/22 6-9.30pm, 10/11/22 6-9.30pm,5/10/22 9.30-12.30, 10/2/23 9.30-12.30.||Y10795OE1C (evening) Y10795OD1C(day)|
|Women in Leadership Executive Mentoring Programme for those in manufacturing and engineering||Thursdays 9.30-1.30 commencing 27th September for 8 email@example.com||Y11021ODAC|
|Plumbing||Level 3 Gas Auditing||07/12/2022 14/03/2023 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 2 Gas Safety Awareness in Social Housing||TBCemail@example.com|
|Level 3 Installation and Maintenance of Air Source Heat Pumps||14/09/2022, 20/09/2022, 21/11/2022, 18/01/2023, 06/02/2023, 13/03/2023, 09/05/2023, firstname.lastname@example.org||Y11050SD1C|
|Level 2 Introduction to Hydrogen Boilers||TBCemail@example.com|
|Level 3 OFTEC||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Level 3 Unvented Hot Water||Sept-Feb email@example.com|
|Level 3 Water Regulations for Heat Pumps||Sept-Feb firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Trade & Export||Level 2 Award in International Trade, Customs and Logistics||29/09/2022 Thur 3-4.30pm for 7 email@example.com||Y11024OD1C|
|Level 3 Trade and Export Fundamentals of International Trade||June- August firstname.lastname@example.org||Y10920OD1E|
|Level 3 Trade and Export Transport & Documentation||28/9/2022 Wed 10.30-12pm for 7 email@example.com||Y10920OD1C|
|Level 3 Customs Practitioner Award||January firstname.lastname@example.org||Y11010OD1C|
|Level 3 Trade and Export Global Marketplace||28/9/2022 Wed 2.30-4pm for 7 email@example.com||Y10920OD1G|
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Contact: Debbie Scott, Programme Manager by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org