Skills Support

Develop the skills you need to grow your business. Our organisational development specialists are an extension of your HR resource, identifying opportunities to grow your own talent, saving you time and money. 

Speak to a dedicated skills advisor today

01249 477 288

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An Apprenticeship allows people to work and train at the same time and is a great way to give your business a competitive edge. Find out how an Apprenticeship can help your business grow.

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Do you find it difficult to recruit new talent to your business? We offer free organisational development support to help fill existing vacancies or advise on long term talent acquisition strategy.

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Community Events
Horizons College and Swindon and Wiltshire Careers Hub Inclusive Employment Webinar
Online event FREE for Swindon and Wiltshire Businesses
Wellbeing for the Workplace - Getting Support with Self harm and Suicide
Online event FREE
Wellbeing for the Workplace - Getting Support with Financial Wellbeing
Online event FREE
Wellbeing for the Workplace - Getting Support with Period Dignity and Menopause
Online event FREE
Wellbeing for the Workplace - Getting Support with Obesity and Diet
Online event FREE
Wellbeing for the Workplace - Getting Support with Smoking and Addiction
Online event FREE
Wellbeing for the Workplace - Getting Support with Smoking and Addiction
Online event FREE
Community Events
The Swindon and Wiltshire Business Festival in Association with Western Gateway
Chippenham , United Kingdom Free
Food WorksSW Forthcoming Webinar: How to get into Whole Foods Market, Planet Organic and Selfridges
Online event Free
The Art of Digital Networking – Unleashing the Power of LinkedIn Seminar
Online event £15 (FREE to access for Growth Hub Plus members)


Kickstart Case Studies
Two case studies from local Kickstarters who have recently been employed.
Apprenticeship Coffee and Chat
Tuesday 5th April
The Modern Sales Environment: Create, Commit, Close
Linked to his three-part webinar mini-series Jamie Martin will take you on a journey in making you and your business aware to your future customers an...
case study
Apprenticeship Employer Case Study - Tim Burghes
We explore the advantages of taking on an apprentice with Digital Marketing Manager Tim Burghes.
Apprenticeship Case Study - Amy Wetherill
As a former A Level school leaver, I had no idea how to start on a career path. After completing further research regarding Apprenticeships, I realise...
case study
Apprenticeship Case Study- Sarah Pearce
With real life experience truly reinforcing the learning aspect of the role, I find myself being sincerely supported from all aspects, whilst pushing ...
The Post Lockdown Skills Gap
In a new, post lockdown reality can we expect a ‘return to normal’ when all evidence points to a widening skills gap and faltering productivity?
Gained skills whilst working in the Retail Environment
Skills gained whilst facing a range of experiences within the retail environment
Inside the world of hospitality
A deeper look into what life is like for those within the hospitality industry.
GH Webinar
Beyond furlough: the future for your business
Consider your (many) options. Plan ahead. Don't assume the worse. Kathryn Roynon, HR Director outlines the many positive options for your busines...


The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

Nov 7, 2017, 15:29 PM
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is the professional body for those involved in personnel, training and development. Tel: (020) 8612 6200
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For more than 100 years, they have been championing better work and working lives by setting professional standards for HR and people development, as well as driving positive change in the world of work. 

With hubs in the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Asia, they are the career partner of choice for 150,000 members around the world. They are the only body in the world that can award Chartered status to individual HR and L&D professionals, and their independent research and insights make them trusted advisers to governments and employers.

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  • Training
  • Training and Coaching
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Categories : People, Skills, HR
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  • Legislation
  • Performance Management
  • Regulations
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Training Providers

We are proud to be working with our network of providers, offering the very best and most appropriate training solutions for businesses based in Swindon and Wiltshire.



Private providers

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If you are looking to grow the skills in your business and would like to find out more about how we can help you on your journey, contact us now.

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