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Specialist Courses and Bespoke Training

Northern Skills Group are committed to delivering apprenticeship and training solutions which are aligned with business needs and ensure our region holds a strong position in our globalised economy. As well as our many training courses and apprenticeships currently available, we also offer a bespoke training service which is completely tailored to your individual needs.

Our team have excellent knowledge and understanding in many industry sectors and have the right tools to create a tailored training solution for your business.

Call the STEM Centre on 03453 40 40 40 to speak with a member of our team

  • Accident and Investigation
  • CSCS (Safety Card)
  • Co SHH
  • Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
  • Directors Role for Health and Safety
  • Temporary Works Co-ordinator Training Course (TWCTC)
  • Temporary Works General Awareness Training Course (TWGATC)

  • Asbestos Awareness
  • ISO 14000 Environmental Awareness
  • ISO 14000 Environmental Internal Auditors Course 
  • Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme (SEATS)
  • Waste Management Awareness
  • Auzillary Bolting
  • Alignment
  • Process and Instrument Diagrams
  • Mechanical Joint Integrity/MJI
  • Small Borw Tubing/SBT
  • Pipefitting
  • Part P Building Regs
  • Data Cabling
  • C&B 2919-01
  • 3 Phase Supply Training Course
  • Emergency Lighting Course
  • Fire Alarms Training Course
  • Emergency Shut Downs
  • DCS Operation (Emerson DElta V)
  • Instrumentation for beginners
  • Instrumentation for intermediate
  • Confined Space Entry

Lean organisation management techniques
Kaizen practitioner/facilitation
5S Essentials
6 Sigma Yellow Belt
6 Sigma Green Belt

Fork Lift Truck (Full and Refresher)
Scissor Lift Operation
Cherry Picker Operation
Overhead and mobile crane operations
Working at heights awareness
Rigging and slinging

Generic Awareness and Operation of Industrial Robotics
Awareness and Operation of Industrial Robotics (ABB branded)
Awareness and Operation of Industrial Robots (KUKA branded)
Programming of Industrial Robots (KUKA) 

Lathe Operations (Manual) 
Milling Machine Operations (Manual) 
Engineering Bench Fitting Skills

ISO 9001 Awareness Course (Quality)
BS OHSAS 18001 (Safety) Awareness Course 
BS OHSAS 18001 (Safety)

  • Budgeting for the small business – planning and control
  • Finance for non-financial managers
  • Managing cash flow, keeping your business health
  • Making sense of financial documents
  • Introduction to bookkeeping
  • Introduction to working with bookkeeping
  • Introduction to bookkeeping and accounts
  • Spread sheet software
  • Control accounts, journals and the banking system
  • Intermediate course on processing bookkeeping transactions
  • Control accounts, journals and the banking system
  • Advanced accountancy in professional ethics
  • Advanced accountancy course in accounts preparation
  • Advanced accountancy in preparing final accounts for sole traders and partnerships

  • Conflict management
  • Creating an inclusive culture
  • Managing stress
  • Recruitment and interview skills
  • Managing performance through appraisal
  • Skills and feedback techniques
  • Equality & diversity
  • Team building

  • Influencing skills
  • Presentation techniques to engage audiences
  • The art of public speaking
  • Change management skills
  • Time management skills
  • Innovation and creativity in the workplace
  • Project management
  • Problem solving and decision making skills
  • Critical thinking workshops
  • Team building
  • Managing Stress in the Workplace

  •  Selling skills
  • Telephone sales
  • NLP for sales
  • Social media for sales
  • Assertiveness
  • Closing Deals
  • Critical Business Decision Making
  • Customer Service Skills Excellence
  • Dealing With Difficult Customers

  • Delegation & Empowerment
  • Delivering Developmental Feedback
  • Developing a Positive Mental Attitude
  • How to Cope With Stress on a Day-to-Day Basis
  • How to Deliver a Motivational Appraisal
  • Introduction to Emotional Intelligence
  • Managing a Matrix Team
  • Managing Change
  • Negotiation Training
  • Questioning to Success
  • Report Writing
  • Resilience
  • Understanding Risk Management
  • Goal and objective Setting
  • Listening Skills
  • Networking and relationship building
  • How to hold and behave in a meeting

  • Level 5 Accounting for Managers
  • Level 5 Becoming an Effective Leader
  • Level 5 Developing Critical Thinking
  • Level 5 Effective Coaching & Mentoring
  • Level 5 Leading Innovation & Change
  • Level 5 Managing Customer Relations
  • Level 5 Managing Equality and Diversity
  • Level 5 Making a financial case
  • Level 5 Making Improvement
  • Level 5 Making Professional Presentations
  • Level 5 Managing Stress and Conflict
  • Level 5 Performance Management
  • Level 5 Recruitment and Selection
  • Level 5 Managing Risk in the Workplace
  • Level 5 Understanding the Management Role
  • Level 7 Certificate in Executive Management