South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority (SYMCA) brings new Digital IT, Green Skills - Construction and Health and Professional (Leadership and Management) Skills Bootcamps to South Yorkshire, being delivered from May 2023.
SYMCA has awarded funding to providers across our region to deliver Skills Bootcamps, part of the Government's Skills for Life strategy, to support people to build sector-specific skills and vital training.
Skills Bootcamps are flexible courses that can last up to 16 weeks, for those aged 19+ and give people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and a guaranteed interview with a local employer on completion of the course.
Skills Bootcamps will also support individuals across priority groups including:
- Low paid workers
- The unemployed or out of work
- Ethnic minorities
- The over 50s
- Those returning work after a break/maternity leave
- People living with a health conditions or disabilities.
You can find out more about each Skills Bootcamp being delivered across South Yorkshire by clicking on the link below:
These courses are ideal for anyone interested in a career in Digital, IT and Software Development.
Digital IT Skills Bootcamps
This Skills Bootcamp runs on weekday evenings, from Monday to Thursday, for 11 weeks. The 11-week course will start with the basics of python along with object-oriented programming concepts (OOP) with the addition of statistics with python and an introduction to SQL.
Data Analysis with SQL & Power BI
This Skills Bootcamp runs from Monday to Thursday evenings over 11 weeks and is designed to kickstart your data analyst career by learning the core principles of data analysis and gaining hands-on practice.
Aiming to support the region's social housing and retrofitting agenda, these courses will provide an insight into the construction industry, with a focus on green skills.
Green Skills & Construction Skills Bootcamps
These courses are aimed at first-line managers and introduce leadership and management skills for working in Health & Professional Services.
Health & Professional Services - Leadership and Management Skills Bootcamps
Essential Leadership and Management
Our Skills Bootcamps have been designed to provide employed professionals in the Health, Care or Professional Services industries with the skills and knowledge required for them to progress into a leadership and management role with their current employer, or alternatively to take on new responsibilities in their current role.
You can find out more about Skills Bootcamps, part of the UK Government's Skills for Life strategy, by clicking on the button below.
Download SYMCA's Funding and Performance Management Rules for Skills Bootcamps 2023/24 by clicking on the button below.