What are Skills Bootcamps?
Skills Bootcamps are up to 16 weeks with a range of delivery options that give you the opportunity to build specialist skills and fast-track to an interview with a local employer.
The initiative has been developed Government in partnership with employers, providers and local authorities, to help people develop the skills that are in demand in their local area and get a better job. They are a part of the Lifetime Skills Guarantee and Plan for Jobs strategies.
These provide free training and upskilling in digital skills that are in demand from employers. These bootcamps are focussed on enhancing capability in the areas of Digital Marketing, Website Development, Advanced Database Design and Maximising MS Teams for productivity.
Am I eligible?
Skills Bootcamps are fully-funded, which means they are free to you, if you live in the East of England, which includes:
You must be:
|COURSE CODE||COURSE||START DATE||END DATE||LENGTH||DAYS OF WEEK||TIME||LOCATION|
|NEWDIGBOOT1||Website Development||13/09/2021||24/09/2021||2 weeks intensive||Mon-Fri||9.00AM-4.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT2||Digital Marketing||20/09/2021||25/11/2021||10 weeks||Mon, Tues, Thurs||5.00-7.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT3||Advanced Database Design||27/09/2021||02/12/2021||10 weeks||Mon, Tues, Thurs||5.30-7.30PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT4||Maximising Teams/Zoom||21/09/2021||25/11/2021||10 weeks||Tues,Weds,Thurs||5.30-7.30PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT4||Maximising Teams/Zoom||11/10/2021||22/10/2021||2 weeks||Mon-Fri||9.00AM-4.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT1||Website Development||18/10/2021||23/12/2021||10 weeks||Mon, Tues, Weds||7.15PM-9.15PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT2||Digital Marketing||25/10/202||5/11/2021||2 weeks||Mon-Fri||9.00AM-4.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT3||Advanced Database Design||18/10/2021||29/10/2021||2 weeks||Mon-Fri||9.00AM-4.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT4||Maximising Teams/Zoom||23/11/2021||03/02/2022||10 weeks||Tues,Weds,Thurs||5.30-7.30PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT3||Advanced Database Design||8/11/2021||19/11/2021||2 weeks||Mon-Fri||9.00-4.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT1||Website Development||22/11/2021||03/12/2021||2 weeks||Mon-Fri||9.00AM-4.00PM||Online|
|NEWDIGBOOT1||Website Development||22/11/2021||03/01/2021||10 weeks||Mon, Tues, Thurs||5.00-7.00PM||Online|
This course will take you through how to develop a website using WordPress, SEO optimisation and Google Analytics and Tag Manager.
Digital skills are required in 82% of online job vacancies (Source: No Longer Optional: Employer Demand for Digital Skills)
Overall roles requiring digital skills pay 29% more than those that do not
Growth in MS Teams users Mar-Jun 2020