The SkillWorks to cut training costs for SMBs

March 2004
IT Training;Mar2004, p10
Trade Publication
Small to medium businesses in Merseyside will only have to pay 20 per cent of their staff's information technology training costs as part of the The SkillWorks e-learning initiative. The SkillWorks scheme is being funded by the Learning and Skills Council of Greater Merseyside and the European Union's European Social Fund and will meet 80 per cent of businesses' training costs. Training will be offered online or via CD-ROM. Furthermore, telephone helplines will also be made available, and face-to-face tutoring will be offered as an option.


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