SKILLS BOOTCAMP

AS PART OF THE LIFETIME SKILLS GUARANTEE AND PLAN FOR JOBS

Following the Government’s commitment to funding technical courses for adults as part of the Lifetime Skills Guarantee and Plan for Jobs, System Group is partnering with our network of employers across the West Midlands and London, with the intention of rolling out nationally, to deliver a series of Skills Bootcamps designed to help those within our community gain the skills in demand from local employers and bridge the skills gap across vital areas of logistics. 

WHAT ARE SKILLS BOOTCAMP?

Skills Bootcamps are developed in partnership with employers, colleges and local authorities, to help people develop the skills that are in demand in their local area and get a better job. 

 

These flexible courses are open to adults aged 19+ and provide an opportunity to build up sector-specific skills. Training is completely free for participants and leads to a guaranteed interview for a relevant position. 

 

System Group are actively looking to raise awareness and encourage participation from individuals who may previously have faced barriers moving into a new career path within the logistics industry. 

At System Group, Skills Bootcamps run online, allowing you to train without having to leave your home or office.

ELIGIBILITY

Skills Bootcamps are free if you are aged 19+ and you are either:

  • Employed

  • Self-employed

  • Re-deployed

  • A career-changer/returner

  • Have been unemployed within the last 12 months

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GREEN TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS

Explore the principles of sustainability and understand how to create more sustainable logistics and transport practices. 

 

This course is suitable for logistics professionals and individuals with an interest in the environmental issues of business supply chain and logistics activities around the globe.

SKILLS BOOTCAMP COURSES

GREEN TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS

GREEN TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS:
LEVEL 3
LOGISTICS

GREEN TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS:
LEVEL 3
LOGISTICS (+LICENCE ACQUISITION)

COURSE OVERVIEW

The Green Transport & Logistics Skills Bootcamps provide information to help develop a better understanding of green or sustainable logistics. 

 

It provides the necessary skills and knowledge to enable learners to understand better many of the issues surrounding the subject of green or sustainable logistics.

It will also help learners to gain the ability to appreciate the environmental impact of the various modes of transport, logistics and supply chain operations, reverse logistics activities, and how to improve energy efficiency within the logistics and transport sectors. 

 

The Skills Bootcamp is aimed at potential supervisors and aspiring managers but is suitable for anyone wanting to make a career change. 

BENEFITS TO EMPLOYERS

Help your business reach its targets for reducing carbon emissions and foster a green logistics expert for the future with our Skills Bootcamp in Green Transport and Logistics: Warehouse & Storage & Driving Goods Vehicle.

The topic of sustainable logistics is more relevant than ever, and as carbon reduction policies become increasingly urgent for logistics businesses, our Skills Bootcamp can train and provide a key team member ready to work and progress with you. 

Course content can be tailored to the needs of your business to ensure participants are qualified at the highest level to support growth and hit carbon reduction targets. 

Skills Bootcamp will also:

  • Build a pipeline of talent for new positions or apprenticeships.

  • Develop the existing talent pool in your business and a motivated, loyal workforce.

  • Give your current employees access to training in the skills you need 

  • Offer a guaranteed interview to someone looking to retrain or upskill in a subject relevant to your business, or who has recently been made redundant, supporting people affected by the economic impacts of COVID-19 

  • Recruit staff with the right training and skills from the outset, developed through part-funded pre-employment training 

Each Skills Bootcamp is delivered by industry experts and designed to cater for participants who are either employed, unemployed, or furloughed. Futureproof your business in a rapidly changing labour market and reduce recruitment times by guaranteeing a pathway for motivated learners to join your workforce.

FINANCIAL INCENTIVES AVAILABLE

You can avoid 70% of the costs associated with training by working with local skills bootcamp providers to find flexible courses that meet the training needs of your employees. 

 

If you’re looking to hire a new member of staff, you can also avoid many of the costs associated with recruitment by working with local skills bootcamp providers to connect with people who are skilled and ready to start a new role. 

EMPLOYER COSTS

There are no direct recruitment or training costs for new recruits. Employers who want to use Skills Bootcamps for their existing employees contribute 30% of the cost. Existing employees may also need time to study and attend classes depending on their working hours and status and the flexibility of the course. 

REGISTER INTEREST

If you’d like further details about any of our programmes or guidance on the National Skills Fund, please register your details and we’ll be in touch.