Inspiring people to succeed.

Train your team

Find out how your organisation can benefit from Apprenticeship funding to train new Apprentices, and upskill current employees. Apprenticeships are a pathway to help you as employers to not only attract new talent but also to invest in the training and development needs of existing staff. 

Drop in to one of our Apprenticeship Training days and you can benefit from free consultancy from our sector specialists including Automotive, Marine Engineering & Boatbuilding, Business Administration, Childcare, Customer Service, Health & Social Care, Hairdressing, Barbering & Beauty, Hospitality, and Team Leading & Management.

Consult with our Training Specialists at either location/date

between 1pm to 6.30pm & receive a 

free training needs analysis and funding guidance tailored to your organisation 

Levy consultancy

The implications of the 2017 Apprenticeship Levy on companies with a PAYE above £3million are considerable both financially, and in terms of organisation. Our specialist levy consultancy team can guide you through the whole process to ensure that your organisation achieves the greatest possible return on your levy contribution. 

Why you should consider Apprenticeships

All businesses need to think ahead how they will attract, recruit and retain talented and skilled staff, especially in light of changes in the job market caused by Brexit negotiations. Apprenticeships provide employers with a proven and accredited pathway to develop talent and provide the basis of a progressive learning and development plan for your organisation. 

Apprenticeships are not just restricted to school leavers as today’s Apprenticeship standards are very much aimed at upskilling existing staff which is proven to have a positive effect on employee retention. Workers are more likely to remain with your business if they feel they are continuing to learn new skills and gain valuable qualifications.

How your organisation can benefit from a training needs analysis

We work in partnership with you to understand what your training requirements are and how the Apprenticeship product can complement your existing training and development processes. Where appropriate we map employer training into the delivery to provide a comprehensive service offering.

According to the National Apprenticeship Survey (2016), 92% of employees said that their Apprenticeships improved staff motivation and increased job satisfaction. Training programmes designed specifically around the needs of your organisation help to develop new talent for your business, and provide a learning and development structure to ensure continuous professional development is at the heart of your workforce strategy.

Why choose Paragon Skills?

We have been inspiring people to succeed through delivering leading Apprenticeships and nationally recognised qualifications across multiple sectors since 1998. Our most recent Ofsted inspection in May 2017 resulted in a Grade II - ‘Good Provider’ rating across all areas of the inspection framework. We were commended for our effectively implemented programmes and the contribution made to employer’s businesses as a result of these training programmes amongst many things. 

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About Paragon Skills

  • Established in 1998, Paragon Skills is the sixth largest training provider in England, with over 4,000 learners currently engaged in learning programmes.
  • They are a national provider of work-based training and have positioned themselves as the SME local private training provider of choice.
  • Offering intermediate and advanced apprenticeships and the additional ability to offer bespoke training, which is relevant to individual companies.
  • All training programmes are delivered by qualified and experienced industry professionals, with programmes that are role-relevant and industry endorsed.

 Call: 0800 783 2545 for general enquiries