About us

Experts in Apprenticeships and Training

Northern Skills Group is an expert provider of apprenticeships, employer-led training and retraining and works with over 2000 businesses in the North East and Yorkshire. Our specialist team of industry trained experts deliver training courses and apprenticeships across the North including Newcastle, Gateshead, Middlesbrough as well as our dentistry apprenticeship programmes in York. We offer an extensive range of courses and programmes including engineering, dentistry, accountancy, electrical, leadership and management, customer service, manufacturing and many more.

The Group is the commercial training arm of Middlesbrough College and brings together the expertise and experience of both the college and the former North East Chamber of Commerce training arm –NECC Training. NECC Training was acquired by Middlesbrough College in July 2016 and has helped Northern Skills Group to be one of the largest providers in the North.  In addition to this, TTE Technical UK also joined the Middlesbrough College Group in 2020 creating a wider offering for your customers.

Our experienced team have trained over 2000 apprentices putting us in a strong position to help shape the economic landscape of the region, this is why all of our training courses and programmes are carefully selected and constantly refined to be aligned with business needs.

Our vision and values

Northern Skills Group is committed to helping shape the economic future of our region by providing apprenticeship and training solutions which reflect business requirements. Our vision is simple, to harness and develop the talent of the North through being experts in apprenticeships and training.

How we plan to achieve this

  • Work closely with employers and apprentices and listen to their needs
  • Deliver world-class training to help shape the skills agenda for the 21st Century
  • Provide bespoke training solutions
  • Provide expert tuition and assist with apprentice recruitment

We understand we cannot achieve this standing alone which is why we work with many employers and hold strong partnerships with key service providers and local authorities.

Want to find out more? call us on 03453404040 and speak with a member of our team.