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Teesworks Skills Academy

Northern Skills is proud to be a Teesworks Skills Academy partner

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Teesworks is an up and coming Teesside innovation, working as a one-stop-shop to link investors, contractors, employment hubs, jobseekers, apprentices and training providers, like Northern Skills Group. This is a project of collaboration, with the end goal of creating a world-class workforce for the future of Teesside, prepared with the knowledge to develop the businesses within the zone.

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Previously known as the South Tees Development Corporation site, Teesworks is the UK’s leading well-connected industrial zone with an objective of creating thousands of high quality jobs for people in the area. The jobs will be centred on manufacturing, innovation and clean growth, and it is our role as a partnered provider to offer the correct training and skills for these jobs to be performed correctly.

Northern Skills is proud to be involved in such an enormous development for the Teesside and North East areas, helping to create first-hand opportunities for those eligible. The courses linked below are available for employees within Teesworks and people of the surrounding areas who could be potential employees for businesses within Teesworks.

Visit the Teesworks website to find out more, or contact one of our team members at 03543 404040 or at for more information on our partnership with Teesworks and the training available through Northern Skills.

Courses available:

  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Electrical for Non Electrical
  • IET 18th Edition IEE Wiring Regs
  • Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT Testing)
  • Mechanical for Non-Mechanical
  • Global Wind Turbine Basic Technical Training
  • CCNSG National Safety Passport
  • CCNSG National Safety Passport – Refresher
  • IOSH Working Safety
  • IOSH Managing Safety
  • IMI L3 Automotive Refrigerant Handling (F-Gas)
  • NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety – Level 3
  • NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety – Level 6
  • PPO / 0610 (Chemical Process) L2
  • Process Technology (Chemical Process) – Level 3
  • Parametric Modelling
  • 2D Computer Aided Design – Level 2
  • Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing (AutoCAD)
  • Weld Skills (TAGS / Gas Shielded / ARC)
  • Weld Coding
  • Warehouse and Logistic Academy (Forklift License/Scissor Lift Cherry Picker Available also)
  • Security Academy (CCTV/Door Supervisor) First Aid at work included
  • Construction Academy (CSCS Card Included)
  • Facilities Academy (CCNSG Card Included)
  • Performing Manufacturing Operations Academy (with Forklift Truck Licence)
  • Customer Service Academy (Hospitality routeway and Contact Centre routeway)
  • Health and Social Care Academy
  • Adult Social Care Academy
  • Forklift Truck Licence
  • Forklift Truck Refresher / Renewal of licence
  • Cherry Picker and Scissorlift
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • First Aid at Work
  • Health and Safety in Construction with CSCS Card
  • Food Safety
  • Energy Academy
  • Transport Academy (In co-operation with Tees Transport Training)
  • Kickstart Gateway Provider
  • Confined Spaces

Click here to view all our training courses

Contact the team

To get in touch with our team or to find out more information, please contact:

Call: 03543 404040


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