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Training Opportunities for Employers

Training & Support

European Social Fund

Lancaster & Morecambe College is an established training provider with over 20 years of experience in delivering outstanding training and development opportunities to over 1,000 local and national businesses.

Our range of courses:

Many of our training opportunities for employers are part funded by the European Social Fund, to support local SMEs and the self-employed to increase the skills and capability of their employees, enabling the business to compete regionally, nationally and internationally. Under Leading Lancashire, UpSkilling Lancashire and STELa, your business can access FREE training and support in developing your workforce. 

We also offer a host of full-cost courses for learners to gain those professional qualifications required to progress in their careers. 

Leading Lancashire

The Leading Lancashire project is part funded by the European Social Fund, supporting SMEs and the self-employed in Lancashire to develop effective behaviours in Digital Skills and Leadership & Management.

Delivered by a consortium of 8 organisations including Lancaster & Morecambe College (LMC), the project is led by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and focusses on advice & guidance, coaching & mentoring, and upskilling employees.

Learn more about Leading Lancashire and enrol on our courses.

UpSkilling Lancashire

The UpSkilling Lancashire project is part funded by the European Social Fund, and supports Lancashire based SMEs and micro-businesses to increase the skills and capability of their employees, enabling the business to compete regionally, nationally and internationally.

The Project Team assists businesses to identify, design, develop and implement work-force education and training programmes linked to the strategic needs of the business. The Project also offers advice and guidance regarding networks for business support services, and allows the business to upskill a workforce via an Apprenticeship scheme with LMC, Distance Learning, or completing a free Leading Lancashire course

Supporting Technical Education in Lancashire (STELa)

The Supporting Technical Education in Lancashire (STELa) project is supported by the European Social Fund and will increase engagement of Lancashire’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in technical education, both through supporting students with industrial placements and work experience, and in their involvement co-creating curricula that meet business needs of today and tomorrow.

Lancaster & Morecambe College is one of five STELa education partners across the Lancashire area, and the initiative is being led regionally by The Lancashire Colleges.

Learn more about our involvement in the STELa project.

Lancashire Engaging Apprentices Programme (LEAP)

The Lancashire Engaging Apprentices Programme (LEAP) Project is part funded by the European Social Fund and supports Lancashire based Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in a career focused way by offering mentoring and guidance to apprentices and employers alike.

With a strong career focus, apprentices will engage in masterclasses with industry professionals designed to inspire and motivate them, ensuring they bring fresh ideas into the workplace, making them a valuable asset within your company.

Callback Request Form

Interested in any of the above and want to find out more? Please complete a business callback request below and a member of our team will get back to you!