Skills Group is a local independent training provider with state of the art facilities throughout Devon and Cornwall. We are not a school or college, which is why we recognise that environment does not suit everyone, our difference is our focus on finding the right path for each individual learner.

We work closely with some of the region’s top employers to ensure you receive the most relevant and up to date training for your son/daughters desired career path, providing invaluable work experience and prestigious apprenticeship placements.

Skills Group offers a wide range of apprenticeships, full-time courses and bespoke career development programmes.

Apprenticeships and career development programmes are available in:

  • Business (including business administration, customer service, team leading and management)
  • Child Care
  • Health and Social Care (including support services)
  • Construction (including bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, fenestration, flooring, ground works, interior systems, occupational site supervision, painting and decorating, plant operations, plastering, property maintenance and wall and floor tiling)
  • Engineering and Automotive (including manufacturing)
  • Hairdressing and Barbering
  • Sport and Leisure (including coaching and personal training)
  • Teaching and Education

Full-time courses are available in:

  • Beauty
  • Child Care
  • Health and Social Care
  • Construction
  • Engineering
  • Automotive
  • Hairdressing

Our industry specialist training team are committed to helping each learner, they will work with each individual to develop a personalised training plan to help guide them on their path to success.

Should a learner require additional support, we have a dedicated learner support team who can provide advice and guidance on both social and learning needs.

About Us

Skills Group has over 20 years’ experience in delivering apprenticeships, working with top local employers to offer sustainable employment opportunities. We are one of the country's largest independent training providers, one of very few to be recognised as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, and in the top 5% nationally for our apprentice success rates.


Western Wood Way,

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Open: Mon - Fri 8:30 - 17:00

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