ProgressNE is funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund with the North East Combined Authority as the lead authority.

Removing barriers to create a fair, inclusive and accessible community.

We recognise the impact that training can have on businesses - not only on performance, but also on staff morale and retention.

We have access to accredited training providers across the North East who deliver various courses across a wide range of sectors, including hospitality, warehousing and customer service.

Not only can our experienced Employment Engagement Officer help you to assess your training needs, in line with your plans for the future, but we can also help you to access available government funding.

Through our in-house training department we can also offer courses and support around:

  • Autism awareness

  • Workplace risk assessments

  • Reasonable adjustment audits

  • Emergency First Aid at work