West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges

What the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges have been up to recently

30 March 2021

Funded support enables West Yorkshire business to streamline and grow

Finance consultancy ABL Business has worked with training provider Brook Corporate Developments to implement ISO9001 and increase efficiency in their workplace. Taking advantage of funding from Higher Performing Workplaces (HPW) in the process and fast-tracking their route to growth. “The work that the funding has helped us to achieve is…

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3 November 2020

Keeping corporate social responsibility at their heart – introducing Lattitude7

Contracted to deliver training, coaching and mentoring to businesses in West Yorkshire through Higher Performing Workplaces , Lattitude7 can offer a wide range of funded expertise and support to businesses in the Leeds City Region. Consisting of three staff members and 17 associates, Lattitude7 offer s training in four categories…

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3 November 2020

Knowledge is experience – meet Diane Mason the training provider who has lived a life of leadership

Diane Mason ( DMM Training and Development ) has an expert understanding of many different business environments and behaviours, having worked in a range of industries. Her world has been about ‘people’ from the get-go and she has a unique view on this topic . From a farm in Yorkshire…

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21 October 2020

Using creativity to build agile and resilient businesses in times of change – introducing We Are IVE

We Are IVE (InnovatIVE) are perfectly placed to deliver Innovative Working training solutions to businesses in West Yorkshire through the Higher Performing Workplaces project. Backed by extensive research around creativity and the impact it can have on the workplace, IVE helps organisations and individuals to understand the importance of creativity…

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18 March 2020

Multi-award winning PR, social media and content marketing agency, Prohibition PR, has upskilled its staff through The Skills Service

Chris Norton, founder of Leeds-based Prohibition PR , spoke to us about the training they’ve had through The Skills Service and their experience with training provider, Calderdale College: "We specialise in telling stories online and offline, in the media, in social media and in clever content. We get people and…

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9 December 2019

Pro-Development: People development with a difference

Pro-Development has been delivering successful training programmes through The Skills Service for some time now. We caught up with their founder, Michelle Mook, who told us why their clients keep coming back for more. Based in York, the team at Pro-Development are perfectly primed to support businesses in the Leeds…

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18 September 2019

Harrogate company makes training go further

An award winning Harrogate business has taken advantage of The Skills Service to boost its workforce training. Network Scientific is a small business in Harrogate and welcomed the support that enabled the company to find the most suitable training and help the training budget go further. The team’s enhanced skills…

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24 July 2019

Leading IT reseller and tech company, Business IT Support Team (BIST), receives digital marketing strategy training through The Skills Service

Bingley-based BIST ’s Head of Marketing, Michelle Kelly, has worked with The Skills Service to access funding towards her CIM Level 6 Award in Digital Strategy. Michelle Kelly, Head of Marketing: “I am delighted to receive funding towards my training. The process was extremely quick and effective and Sharlotte Wood,…

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