Skills for Growth Service

Providing a gateway to skills in the Liverpool City Region

Local Growth Hub - Skills for Growth Service Contact

As part of the Liverpool City Region Local Growth Deal with Government, the City Region have been awarded £3.05m across 2016/17 and 2017/18 to deliver a Skills for Growth programme of training support to businesses including independent and impartial advice through a Brokerage Service working across the Liverpool City Region.

The Skills for Growth programme, is a brokerage service that will provide a gateway to skills provision and financial support to the businesses of the Liverpool City Region.

Skills Brokers will:

  • Complete an Organisational Needs Analysis and Workforce Training Plan on YOUR behalf
  • Identify appropriate training packages to meet YOUR workforce development needs
  • Simplify the process of undertaking training/qualifications
  • Give Impartial advice and guidance in relation to current training providers and their skills offer
  • Source training provider(s) on YOUR behalf
  • Provide advice on Government priorities, Apprenticeship reforms including the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy and Digital Apprenticeship Service
  • Provide advice and guidance about the changes to how Apprenticeship Standards will be delivered

To book an appointment to see a Skills Broker please call us on 0151 443 2884 or to receive further information visit us at

The Skills for Growth programme is supported by: