The Association of Learning Providers for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight (ALPHI) network has been set up for providers (colleges and private training organisations). The network is the means by which providers can communicate with each other.
The aim of this project is to provide employees with opportunities to develop the skills that will enable them to progress into further education, an apprenticeship, or within work.
Kaplan Financial offers free training for ICAEW CFAB, AAT, ATT and CIMA certificate qualifications for 16-18 year olds under the apprenticeship scheme (Funding available for all ages but a small employer contribution for over 19's).
Highly experienced advisors who tailoring help to the customers needs, whatever their trading status, location or personal circumstances.
The National Apprenticeship Service helps unlock the great potential of young people and prepare them for their future careers by helping them to become work ready. Find out how Apprenticeships can benefit your business.
Hampshire and the Isle of Wight has over 20 colleges of Further Education. There are a wide range of further education colleges, such as high performing technology colleges, top sixth form colleges and highly specialist centres.
The strength of your business and it's ability to grow rests largely upon having a robust multi-skilled workforce. The Skills For Growth Project offers training units to broaden the knowledge of your workforce to meet identified competency and skill gaps while giving your staff the opportunity to grow their talents and acquire transferrable expertise in addition to their existing vocational achievements.
Working with Universities to support innovation and growth
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is a dynamic, high-profile and independent business network, with Chambers across the UK. Local Chambers sit at the heart of the community, working with businesses of all sizes, and representing all sectors.
Enterprise Education Initiatives provide businesses the opportunity to invest in their future workforce; working with local schools across the Solent region to provide work experience opportunities and enterprise activities.
National Enterprise Network is a unique membership body representing the enterprise support sector across England.
Greentech South is a Technology and Innovation Cluster that supports businesses in the low carbon sector.
The right mentor could be a valuable asset for your business — a source of expertise, experience and support. Above all, a business mentor provides a fresh perspective.
City College has a wealth of experience in providing training and staff development across a wide range of industry sectors offering Industry related qualifications, Apprenticeships, bespoke training , work placements and work experience.
Helping employers find students and graduates from the University of Portsmouth who can fulfil part-time jobs, internships, project opportunities and graduate roles
The Southampton Apprenticeship Employer Helpline provides a local, coordinated telephone brokerage service for small businesses to recruit apprentices in Southampton.
The Southampton Apprenticeship Employer Helpline gives information and advice on all aspects of apprenticeships and can support you through the process of identifying training providers that specialise in the area you are looking for.
Cross-border exchange programme giving new and aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in other Participating Countries
Supporting young people aged 18-30yrs to start-up or grow their business
Apprenticeship Solutions is a colloboration between top quality training providers and New Futures Recruitment, a recruitment specialist in the work based learning sector. The training providers involved still deliver their usual high quality Apprenticeship experience for both the host employer and the apprentice.