Higher Futures works with businesses to up-skill their employees with bespoke higher level training solutions created in partnership with class-leading providers, saving time and money.
"Over the next three to five years, more than three quarters of businesses (77%) expect to increase the number of employees using higher-level skills in their jobs"*
The benefits of the Higher Futures Skills Hub for businesses and employers:
- Tailored, flexible specialist support to fit business needs.
- Local access to the expertise of class leading universities, colleges and providers from around the UK.
- Increased productivity and motivation achieved through up-skilling of staff.
- Talent pool access and development including access to the military community.
- Opportunities to collaborate with similar businesses to develop courses to meet local industry needs.
- Cost effective training solutions that save time and money.
- Access to free impartial information, guidance and advice
- A dedicated Account Manager workingto tailor a solution.
The benefits of the Higher Futures Skills Hub for employees:
- Access to higher quality professional training, endorsed by businesses through a local Centre of Excellence.
- Receive free impartial information, advice and guidance.
- Support to identify current skills and experience, future career pathways and local employment opportunities.
- Recognition of prior learning so that employees can complete a qualification quicker.
- Improved job satisfaction and the opportunity to learn in an environment with like-minded people.
The Higher Futures Skills Hub is first service of its kind in the country.
*CBI education and skills survey 2016.