Nigg Skills Academy

Course Funding

​Nigg Skills Academy runs Employability Funded Welding Courses in conjunction with Skills Development Scotland and DWP / Job Centre Plus.

We train individuals fully funded, who have been referred to us by DWP if they meet   entry requirements. Training to production qualifications is given and we aim to try and place individuals in meaningful work. igg Skills Academy also offer Modern Apprenticeship training fully funded by Skills Development Scotland

Short courses in advanced pipe fitting, advanced fabrication and welding are funded through various routes.

The combined course SVQ Performing Engineering Operation level2, National Certificate Fabrication and Welding / core skills is fully funded and bursaries paid to candidates by our educational partner, North Highland College

If interested contact us on your requirements and we will be able to investigate and advise you on funding availability, course pre entry requirements and confirm course start dates

Periodically other courses are done in conjunction with DWP, SDS, and Oil and Gas transition fund, so  you may qualify for fully funded NSA Training,  if would like to undertake a potential NSA course ask your DWP advisor for a referral or phone 01862 852440 for further information

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