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*The final cohort in the current round of Skills Bootcamps has now started and applications are now closed. However, we are hoping to be able run another round of the Skills Bootcamps starting in the spring. If you are interested in applying for a future course please register your interest and we will get back to you as soon as we have more information.*

Northumbria University is one of 35 member institutions of the Institute of Coding (IoC), led by the University of Bath. The IoC has been selected as a provider for the Department of Education's Skills Bootcamps to form part of the government's Life Skills Guarantee and Plan for Jobs.

Northumbria is excited to be delivering two distinct part-time Skills Bootcamps over a 12-week period, on a national basis. Each programme is targeted at filling well-documented digital skills gaps in the UK. Our programmes are in:

Individuals meeting the eligibility criteria can take part in one of the above programmes for free whilst businesses and organisations wishing to upskill their workforce are offered a 70% subsidy, leaving just 30% of the fee left to pay. Further details on funding and eligibility can be found here.

Find out more

Employers and individual learners can watch our informative webinar here to find out more about the programmes, who they are suitable for, what key skills they will teach and advice on the application process. There will also be the opportunity to hear employers supporting their staff through the programme, as well as those currently taking part in the bootcamps talk about their experiences and the benefits they are seeing.

Watch the webinar here.

Interested? Register your interest in the bootcamps via the form here and a member of the team will be in touch.

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DIGITAL SKILLS BOOTCAMPS INFORMATION WEBINAR

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SKILLS BOOTCAMP DATA SCIENCE (WITH MICROSOFT CERTIFICATION)

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SKILLS BOOTCAMP IN SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT (WITH MICROSOFT CERTIFICATION)

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COURSE OVERVIEWS

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ELIGIBILITY

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WHY THE BOOTCAMPS ARE NEEDED

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