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Skills and training for individuals and businesses

We’re a people-based agency first and foremost. From basic skills and employment to work-based learning and commercial training - we empower individuals and businesses with the skills they need to grow.

Apprenticeships

We believe vocational training can be just as important as academic learning and have been delivering quality apprenticeships and training for nearly three decades.

From practical skills, to professional qualifications and degree-level apprenticeships - The Growth Company offers the works.


Higher Education

Working in tandem with some of the country’s top universities, we offer flexible courses that enable access to higher education or degree-level qualifications in a range of areas.


Commercial training and organisational development

The Growth Company is a one-stop-shop for commercial training. Whether you’re looking for a top-down assessment of your training needs, seeking to bolster the skills of select staff or are aiming for accreditation in a certain area - we can help.


Our Skills and Training Services:

The Skills Company

As the largest provider of training and apprenticeships in the north-west, The Skills Company is ideally placed to help businesses take advantage of apprenticeship training and capitalise on government funding in this area.

IDG

Organisational development specialists and licensed Investors in People partner, IDG can help you to improve your processes and systems, develop your staff and grow your business.

Challenge 4 Change

Challenge 4 Change offers a unique, indoor urban experiential learning facility that’s ideal for team or personal development.

Centre For Assessment

The CFA provides assessment and certification services to organisations, both in the UK and further afield.

The Manufacturing Institute

The Manufacturing Institute has a proven track record of helping manufacturers to make significant and lasting improvements to their businesses.