Change your future

Accredited programmes, courses and qualifications to support your upskilling or retraining

Change your future by upskilling or reskilling

If you’re looking to upskill in your current role or retrain within a new career, stand out from the crowd with our programmes, courses and qualifications that will support you to achieve your personal goals.

To view an A-Z list of all our qualifications please click here.

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Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are for anyone aged 16+ and provide you with high quality practical training with off-the-job learning.

If you’re employed, you can upskill in your role with an Apprenticeship funded by your employer. If you are looking to retrain, we have a number of vacancies that you can apply for!

Adult Education - Diplomas

Our Level 3 and Level 4 Diplomas cover a range of subjects and are suitable for anyone 19+.

They are supported by an Advanced Learner Loan and much like a loan for university – you don’t have to pay anything back until you are earning the minimum threshold.

Our Diplomas offer blended learning options, are nationally-accredited and you will get dedicated 1-2-1 tutor support.

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Adult Education - short courses

We deliver a range of fully-funded short courses for those aged 16+. With many delivered remotely, gain qualifications and get employability skills (CV advice and interview techniques) and support to progress – all from the comfort of your own home!

Shaw Trust Academies (18+)

The Shaw Trust Academies are here to support you into employment through training and skills programmes.

Support you receive is based on your needs with clear pathways of progression and can include work experience, training, support for your wellbeing and progression opportunities.

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Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW)

Fully-funded training if you’re self-employed  or an SME and looking to upskill yourself, or your workforce.

Skills support for the workforce (SSW) provides remote training relevant to your business needs covering business and management, sales, construction, customer service and health and social care.

eLearning

Keep on top of your profession and ensure you’re up to date with industry current practices with our interactive, video-based eLearning courses that can be completed anytime, anywhere with instant certification.

All of our eLearning courses are accredited and offer free trials so you can ensure it’s the right course for you.

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Courses for jobseekers and unemployed people

We deliver a number of fully-funded courses for individuals who are seeking to move (back) into employment.

Contact us

Please complete the form below and one of our team will get in touch with you to discuss further.

Alternatively please contact us at info@ixionholdings.com or 01245 254 875.

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