Fully Funded Training Programs

17 Jan 2018

Learn Direct, a member of DCBC, is offering a range of fully funded training programs for employees as well as recruitment services including the screening of applicants to provide 'work ready' and qualified staff. David Kellier would be delighted to hear from you to discuss your requirements david.kellier@learndirect.com

Learndirect is the UK’s largest integrated provider of skills, training and employment services.

We have helped around 4.5 million people get the skills they need for work and more than 75,000 businesses improve the skills of their workforce.

Free Maths and English – Plymouth & Torquay Centres

Fully funded through our Adult Education Budget, learndirect can offer Maths and English, qualifications up to level 2, with tailored plans for everyone following an assessment of level and needs.

Our courses are work / life friendly and flexible to the individual, based on home learning and visits to either our Plymouth & Torquay centres. To assist the learner to move forward, tutor support will be face to face and through telephone calls and emails.

Businesses can implement these courses as part of employee training and development, with content and access customised for the organisation.

Free Recruitment Help

Our training is designed to help people get the skills and experience they need to find their first job or return to work. It also helps employers like you find the right people to fill your vacancies. Our Partnership Consultants will work closely with you to understand your business, your people and what you’re looking for when recruiting. This helps us make sure we select the right candidates from our pool of individuals. We work with jobseekers to put together a personalised learning plan and support them with training to ensure they’re ready for work.

Business Start Up

Our team of Devon based Enterprise Coaches are working to support those currently not in education or employment, to develop and create business ideas and turn them in to reality.

We offer a Business Start Up courses across Devon, which cover, SFEDI Level 1 – Understanding Enterprise for You, SFEDI Level 2 – Creating and Starting Your Business, Business Coaching and Mentoring and a variety of E-learning and workshops, such Social Media Marketing.

Skills Support for the Workforce

Working in partnership with the Heart of the South West LEP, learndirect are already delivering fully funded training to businesses across Devon, helping staff to develop their knowledge and skills, while helping employer’s with employee motivation, job satisfaction and staff retention.

We are currently offering an array of courses and workshops in areas such as Social Media, Customer Service, IT, Business Admin, Team Leading, Retail, Hospitality & Warehouse.  As well as specialist Health & Social Care qualifications.


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