Enrol in a Skills Bootcamp

Skills Bootcamps are free, practical and engaging short courses designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed by employers across Buckinghamshire, so that you can progress in your career or land your ideal job in a range of growing industries.


  • cover a variety of skills that are currently in-demand
  • last up to 16 weeks
  • are fully funded

You could consider a Skills Bootcamp if you’re looking to:

  • grow your career prospects
  • strengthen your knowledge or progress to a senior role
  • make a change to an exciting new industry or role in Buckinghamshire

Register your interest

Whether you’re looking to enhance your career prospects, or your business needs a boost, Skills Bootcamps can help you.

The first pilot Skills Bootcamps in the construction sector will start in January 2024. View more information.

Further Bootcamps being introduced in Spring 2024 in:

  • engineering
  • construction
  • creative (film, TV and gaming)
  • digital
  • agriculture
  • leadership and management

Further details will follow.

For more information about the different Skills Bootcamps, email [email protected].

Check if you are eligible

Individuals may be eligible for Skills Bootcamps if you are:

  • over 19 years old
  • a UK resident
  • keen to learn

Businesses may also wish to participate in Skills Bootcamps if your workforce has a skills gap, to provide up-skilling for your employees.

For full eligibility criteria, refer to the Skills Bootcamps eligibility guidance.

Email us if you are unsure about your eligibility.

Further information

For more information about Skills Bootcamps, contact [email protected].

Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s Levelling-Up agenda and Lifetime Skills Guarantee programme, overseen and funded by Department for Education. For more information on the Government programme, view the Skills Bootcamp guidance page on gov.uk.