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Fully-Funded Short Courses

If you are employed and work or live within Greater Manchester, we can help you upskill and invest in your future with one of our fully funded short courses!

Our fully funded courses are designed to upskill, and re-skill employed people across Greater Manchester, which will put them in a better position to progress in their careers while supporting businesses to grow.
Accelerating Net Zero Opportunities
Our two new fully funded courses have been designed to create progression pathways for individuals who live or work in the Greater Manchester region.
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What are the benefits of a short course?

Benefits for Businesses

Benefits for Individuals

Construction Sector
Fully-funded for those who are employed and work within Greater Manchester in the Construction sector.

Step into Management

Gain the key tools and competencies needed to manage and lead others in the Construction sector.
Health and Social Care Sector
Fully-funded for those who are employed and work within Greater Manchester in the Health & Social Care sector.

Step into Management

Gain the key tools and competencies needed to manage and lead others in the Health and Social Care sector.

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Train to teach in post-16 education settings.
Early Years Sector
Fully-funded for those who are employed and work within Greater Manchester in the Early Years sector.

Step into Management

Gain the key tools and competencies needed to manage and lead others in the Early Years sector.

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Train to teach in post-16 education settings.

Leading Children’s Early Years Education and Development

Senior Practitioners can gain a deeper understanding of professional practice in working with children aged 0-5 years.
All Sectors
Fully-funded for anyone who is employed and works within Greater Manchester.

Project Management for All

Gain valuable insight into Project Management and develop the key knowledge and skills of the Project Management profession

Power Up Professional Skills

Gain valuable insight into a variety of people management workshops that will help you to develop the key knowledge and skills of the Staff Management profession.
What is Skills for Growth?
The Skills for Growth programme is fully-funded by the European Social Fund as part of Greater Manchester Combined Authority’s three-year plan to plug skills gaps identified by employers across different sectors in the city region.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by completing the form below or emailing: professionalshortcourses@gceducationandskills.ac.uk