Skills Bootcamps

Skills Bootcamps

If you’re aged 19 and over and looking to change sectors or progress in your current industry, a Skills Bootcamp could be your next step to a better job.

These flexible courses last up to 16 weeks and allow you to gain skills employers are looking for.You will also be guaranteed a job interview at the end of the course.

For most Skills Bootcamps, no previous knowledge in the subject is needed – you just need a good grasp of the English language and the willingness to learn new skills.


Available to: Adults aged 19 and over looking to update or build their skills

Duration: Up to 16 weeks

Age restriction: 19 and over

Course type: Classroom-based, On-the-job, Online, Short courses

Cost: Free - funded by the government if you are taking the course yourself and not through your employer

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


Types of Bootcamps available

  • Business and administration
  • Construction
  • Digital
  • Engineering
  • Green skills
  • Health and social care
  • HGV driving: new to HGV driving
  • HGV driving: upgrade your current HGV licence
  • HGV driving: return to HGV driving
  • Leadership and management
  • Rail

Find a Skills Bootcamp - Visit the website to find out which Skills Bootcamps are currently available. 

For more information or support to apply please email

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