Independent, award winning, industrial partner and champions of skills development 

Proskills UK Group is a global award winning champion for quality industrial skills development in the both the UK and abroad. 

The scope of our charitable work includes the development of industry skill standards, work-based qualifications and apprenticeships, alongside the management and delivery of our hugely successful Schools into Industry programmes. 

The Group is made up of Proskills UK the Sector Skills Body and Registered Charity (no: 1155635), the National Skills Academy for Materials, Production and Supply and Occupational Awards Limited.

Rethinking Skills, Bridging the Gap, Realising Ambitions

Our Charitable Work

Free School Programmes

Inspiring the next generation into Traineeships, Apprenticeships and jobs with our free, curriculum mapped competitions and careers programmes.

Bridging the Gap

For over ten years Proskills has worked to support and inform those interested in working in the manufacturing and process industries.

Apprenticeship Certification Body

Standards & Trailblazers mandated by the UK Government to develop and maintain apprenticeship frameworks and vocational skill standards.

Our Business Services

Skills and Industry Research

We provide essential data and analysis that can help companies, industries, training providers, trade bodies and governments to identify skills issues and develop appropriate solutions.

Curriculum Accreditation & Course Mapping

We map in-house and unaccredited training programmes to national and international standards to ensure you are delivering the best and most effective schemes to your workforce.

Revolutionising Vocational Training

Our competency-based approach to redefining skills systems is proven to dramatically increase business growth, and can be delivered through an international network of high quality partners.

Creating new global standards

Working with NGOs, Governments, donors, agencies and global companies to develop skills all over the world with flexible methods and tailored programmes.

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Our latest news

Proskills supports dual learning for the wood sector across Europe

April 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Proskills is a partner in a European wide project, funded through Erasmus+, which proposes an integrated and complete strategy for improving youth employability and a [...]

Do you want to keep the Merchants Apprenticeship? Do you want to help design a new Merchants Apprenticeship? Affected by the new Apprenticeship Levy?

April 27th, 2016|0 Comments

If you said yes, then read on…. Apprenticeships are changing, the Government announced the reforms in December 2013 and now want employers to lead on [...]

Antalis Mini Competition finalists announced to PrintIT! schools

April 27th, 2016|0 Comments

The beginning of 2016 saw in an exciting PrintIT! Mini Competition that was set up and supported by Antalis – a long running sponsor of [...]

Employer National Insurance contributions for apprentices aged under 25 years have been abolished

April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Employers of young apprentices are set to save thousands of pounds after the government abolished employer National Insurance contributions for apprentices under 25 years of [...]

Who we work with

These are just some of the organisations we work closely with to grow skills and improve training. See here for the full list of our partnerships.