At Connexin, corporate responsibility is about showing a strong commitment to the communities around us. We believe that everyone deserves a chance to progress – personally, professionally and as far as possible. We want our own team to grow and develop, as well as taking our local communities on the same training and development journey.
“Our vision for the Connexin Academy is for us to be the biggest IT training centre in Yorkshire with at least an academy in every major city in Yorkshire providing digital skills training to support the ‘digital skills agenda’ the government are now driving.”
Heidi Greaves, Managing Director at Connexin Academy
What we can offer.
Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life’
They are designed for people who want to upskill quickly to work in tech-driven sectors (e.g. telecommunications and IT) or for those who want to gain in-demand digital skills applicable to multiple areas (e.g. data science).
We offer apprenticeships to internal colleagues, new and existing, as well as external parties. These range from customer service, HR and right through to IT technician courses. Whether you are looking to join us on an apprenticeship or are looking to expand your knowledge end expertise, there could be something suitable for you.
Skills Bootcamps are designed to help you develop the digital and technical skills that you need to obtain and fast-track to an interview with employers and pave the way to securing a better job.
Skills Bootcamps are a recent initiative from the Government in response to the pandemic and have been created as part of the Lifetime Skills Guarantee and Plan for Jobs. They are delivered by Connexin Academy, market-leaders in industry-focused technical training to professionals in the IT and digital sector.
Skills Bootcamps are free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with a local employer.
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At Connexin Academy, we offer a range of job-specific apprenticeship courses that will teach you relevant knowledge and skills to help you get ahead in your chosen career. Whether you are looking to start your career after leaving sixth-form/college, make a change and find a new job role, or if you are planning to begin an apprenticeship, our courses are for you.
You can also apply for an apprenticeship to support a job role you are already employed in, they are not just for those looking to start a new position. Our courses are developed by industry experienced curriculum experts to ensure the training we deliver is expertly tailored to the job role it has been designed to support.
Credit Controller and Collector
Customer Service Practitioner
HR Consultant Partner
Information Communications Technician
Team Leader or Supervisor
Telecoms Field Operative
Network Cable Installer
At Connexin Academy, we offer a range of online courses for employers and individuals, fully funded by the government. These courses are designed to be used for up-skilling and support career progression.
Lifelong learning is important for everyone and we are committed to provide our local communities with free training to help them get back into work or progress in their careers.