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We offer a range of services to help people across Yorkshire progress their careers.

Getting a Job

Working across Leeds, York, Bradford, Halifax, Pontefract, Sheffield, Huddersfield, Wakefield, Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham our teams work in partnership with local employers and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority to provide relevant training linked to the local labour market.

The region has really strong manufacturing, healthcare, creative, retail, hospitality and warehousing industries.

As Britain’s leading provider of skills training, we know what works to help you have a successful career. We have great links with local and national employers like Amazon, Tesco, Capita, G4S, Betfred, CareTeh, Phoenix Security, Wagamama, Travelodge and A1 Traffic Safety Ltd – and after undertaking training with us, you could even land a guaranteed interview with them.

Starting a Business

We also offer self-employment support for those wanting to start a business in West Yorkshire. The Startup West Yorkshire programme offers advice, training, workshops, webinars, and networking to all budding entrepreneurs in the region, run by our team of self-employment experts.

If you'd like to learn more and sign-up, click the link at the side of this page.

We’ve supported more than half a million people with skills and training – you could be next.

Our programmes are usually free, as long as you meet the eligibility criteria. And taking part won’t affect any benefits you might be receiving.

Whether you’re unemployed looking for work, looking to progress up the career ladder, or are a young person looking to guidance, our team can help you.

Check out the range of support available to you across the region.

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Traineeships for 19-24 Year Olds

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Self Employment

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Start Up West Yorkshire

Thinking about starting a business? We can help!

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We’ve supported more than 500,000 people towards a better career