Boots For Those in Need

After the opening of Optimum Skills Construction Academy in Darlington, we have accumulated quite a few pairs of boots which are free to learners on the three-week course. Rather than these boots going to waste, we have donated the boots to charities around the North East, one of these being Emmaus North East.

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Kayleigh Lowdon
5 Things all School/College Leavers Need To Know About Apprenticeships

It's exam result season and whether you've got the results you expected or are left feeling disappointed, there are still plenty of options for further education, which aren't necessarily college or university. Apprenticeships are a great way to kick-start a career and earn while you learn, and with so many options available there has never been a better time to apply. Find out more on our list of five things you need to know about apprenticeships below.

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Optimum Skills Construction Academy Opens its Doors in Darlington

On 25th June 2018, we expanded our services and opened the doors to our brand new Construction Academy in Darlington.  The academy is offering a NOCN level 1 certificate in construction skills, covering bricklaying and joinery initially, with further trades to be added soon. We will also be providing learners with the opportunity to gain their CSCS labourer card free of charge.

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