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We’re offering Skills Bootcamps, at a significantly reduced price (save at least 70%). This fantastic opportunity is part of the Government’s SKILLS FOR  LIFE initiative, for people based in the West of England.

Here’s what we can offer:

  • A mixture of classroom based lectures (on day-release) and online learning
  • Upskill your employees, with the training they need
  • Highly discounted price - at least 70% off bootcamps today.

Explore the Bootcamps below then contact us on 01934 411 411 or to find out more and make a booking for one or more of your team. We look forward to hearing from you.

Available Skills Bootcamps courses

How will these Bootcamps be delivered?

Course delivery will comprise of one tutor-led session once a week.

How long will the Bootcamp last?

The Bootcamps run over 12 weeks (term-time).

How will my employee be assessed?

Theory sessions will contain open and closed questions that will be formatively assessed with feedback provided according to individual’s contribution to the sessions.

Employer Commitment

Employer commitment for learner to complete all training elements. Evidence from employer to confirm that the training provided via the Skills Bootcamp has resulted in either a new job role or an enhanced role for the employee that now utilises their new skills gained via this Skills Bootcamp.

How much will it cost?

Cost for large employers (with 250 staff or more) 30% contribution £972.60 per person.

Cost for SME employers (with 249 staff or less) 10% contribution of £324.20 per person.

Will the Bootcamps provide the skill we need?

The courses are designed to provide skills which are in demand by employers across a wide range of industry sectors. Contact us to understand the content more.

How do we apply?

You can click the boxes above for more details and find out more.


Two learners discussing Coding in front of a laptop whilst smiling

<p>Last year, Weston College started offering local people the opportunity to become coders, through the Coding Skills Bootcamp, which is part of the Government’s Skills for Life initiative.</p>

<p>People from across the South West have taken the course, which gives learners the opportunity to learn Python, as well as developing the required industry skillset and expertise, to help IT organisations automate their infrastructure.</p>

<p>The Bootcamp is open to individuals looking to upskill or develop new skills to change careers, but also to employers who want to invest in their staff through this 12-week development opportunity.</p>

<p>Priya recently completed the Bootcamp at the Bristol Training Institute, and said: “I was looking to change my career, and having already had a background in digital, I wanted to explore coding and this was the perfect opportunity.</p>

<p>“I have developed a range of skills, which are really useful to me, but also in demand from employers; such as software coding in python and data handling.”</p>

<p>The course which lasts 12-weeks, is delivered over one day, and one evening, per week. It is delivered in two locations, with learners having the option to study in Bristol or Weston-super-Mare.</p>

<p>Priya added: “Having the opportunity to study in Bristol was really beneficial to me, as the Bristol Training Institute is in central Bristol and easy to get to. The facilities were also great and I was really impresses with the teachers – they were extremely helpful.”</p>

<p><a href="… you would be interested in studying a Coding Bootcamp, or if you would like more information, click here.</a></p>

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