Established in 2001, the Greater Manchester Learning Provider Network (GMLPN) is a network of over 100 members including, Independent Training Providers, FE Colleges, Community Voluntary Organisations, Universities and key suppliers and other stakeholders. They work alongside key partners and local authorities to achieve an ever-closer alignment between the needs of employers, individuals, communities and the suppliers of skills.

Anne Gornall, Executive Director commented:

“We are very pleased to have SB Skills Solutions join the network and we are excited to collaborate with them on our joint priorities going forward.”

SB Skills Solutions Ltd are a multi-accredited training provider that delivers apprenticeships, commercial and funded training to the construction, logistics and health & Safety sectors.  They are vastly experienced in the delivery of ESF funding, full cost commercial work covering construction plant, logistics and health and safety and their apprenticeship offering concentrated around Plant Operations, Groundworks, Brickwork and Highways Maintenance.  In February 2022 they received their first ever Ofsted inspection with a successful outcome, of which the following exert was taken from the report:

“We are very pleased to have SB Skills Solutions join the network and we are excited to collaborate with them on our joint priorities going forward.”

“Apprentices develop substantial new knowledge, skills and behaviours during their apprenticeship. They quickly make an effective contribution to their employers’ businesses.”

Neil Beaumont, Director of SB Skills Solutions said: 

“SB Skills Solutions Ltd are delighted to be part of such a prestigious network of training providers all of whom have the same ambition to ensure we best manager/service the clients/stakeholders of Greater Manchester economic region.”

You can find out more about SB Skills Solutions here.