Skills Group

Skills Group is one of the largest independent training providers with over 25 years’ experience supporting people into employment. We specialise in delivering apprenticeships, full-time courses and bespoke career development programmes across the South West, partnering with top local companies to kick-start careers and maximise business performance.  We have some of the best success rates in the country and are recognised as “Outstanding” by Ofsted.

Posted on 8th Jun 2021 | Cathie Kessell


We have seen many employees progress through apprenticeships, giving us the opportunity to produce high quality engineers

Darren Etherington, Production Director at Watson-Marlow

The value that the apprentices have added to our business has paid this back many times over

Michelle Pearce, Practice Director, RRL accountants

Apprenticeships aren’t just entry level jobs for youngsters coming straight out of school – they’re fantastic opportunities for upskilling existing employees too

Publican Mark Holden, Victoria Inn

It is absolutely essential that new blood is developed for the Bakery industry which is best done via the apprenticeship route

Mark Norton, Managing Director at Prima Bakeries

Apprentices invigorate our crews and the new roles have created a lot of excitement within the Service

Kathryn Billing, Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service Group Manager