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NWRC offering fully-funded upskilling courses with the Flexible Skills Fund

The North West Regional College are now recruiting individuals to complete courses funded via the Flexible Skills Fund.

Fully funded by the Northern Ireland Department for the Economy, the Flexible Skills Fund will be responsive to the needs of the local economy, helping to upskill and boost productivity in a global market. All courses are either accredited or industry recognised.

The Flexible Skills Fund programme will be accessible to all groups, those in employment and those unemployed. 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.

To apply you must be:

  • 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.

The Courses available include Green Technologies, Entrepreneurship, Life and Health Sciences, Leadership and Management, and more.

To find out more, including how to register your interest, please visit: LINK