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14/11/2013
New subsidised courses in AutoCAD and Solid Works

The Black Country Skills Factory has teamed up with the West Midlands Manufacturing Club to offer subsidised one-to-one CAD training in AutoCAD 2D and Solid Works Solid Modelling throughout the year.

The West Midlands Manufacturing Club is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting the growth of manufacturing in the West Midlands region.

In collaboration with the Skills Factory, the Manufacturing Club is supporting Black Country-based High Value Manufacturing (HVM) companies to benefit from up to £60 per person per day off the total cost of each course.


CAD courses


The courses are specifically designed to complement the needs of Design Engineers and Draughts persons and are individually tailored for employees who are complete beginners to CAD, as well as those who need refresher training or simply want to keep up-to-date with the latest packages.

All CAD workshops are flexible and courses are offered on a rolling basis so employees can enrol any time throughout the year.

Training takes place on Thursdays from 10am-5pm at Wolverhampton Science Park and course durations range between 30-40 hours of flexible learning depending on the CAD package.

For further information or to book onto these courses, please e-mail bookings@blackcountryskillsfactory.co.uk or contact:

• PROJECT DIRECTOR: Colin Parker - 07944 268709 Colin_Parker@blackcountryconsortium.co.uk

• DELIVERY OFFICER: Jacki Lakin - 07944 268712 jacki_lakin@blackcountryconsortium.co.uk

The Black Country Skills Factory is an employer-led project supported by government funding whose aim is to address the skills shortages in the HVM sector in the Black Country, the only scheme of this kind across the UK to focus specifically on the HVM sector.

For further information on the Black Country Skills Factory visit: www.blackcountryskillsfactory.co.uk 


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