UK Shared Prosperity Fund Programme People and Skills – Skills and Inclusion

Seta has an exceptional track record of training delivery across a wide range of Sectors. In particular, we work with employers in the engineering, manufacturing, process, service, and related industries.

Seta is part of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund Programme People and SkillsSkills and Inclusion contract a consortium of Further and Higher Education providers in the North East, which aims to upskill the workforce by delivering fully funded training to companies and businesses with the Sunderland Borough council area.

Through the programme Seta are offering a wide range of training courses of varying lengths to cross-skill and up-skill employees. Many of these carry professional accreditation (e.g. Pearson, C&G); others will be certified by Seta.

Some of the courses are generic by nature, whereas others can be tailor made to suit employer requirements.


  • Requirements for Electrical Installations - 18th Edition Wiring Regulations 2nd Amendment City & Guilds 2382-18
  • Introduction to Electrical Safety (Seta Certificate)
  • Introduction to Hydraulics & Pneumatics (Seta Certificate)
  • Introduction to Industrial Electrical Engineering (Seta Certificate)
  • Initial and Periodic Electrical Inspection and Testing City & Guilds 2391-52
  • Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification City &Guilds 2392-10
  • LOTO - Lock Out / Tag Out (Seta Certificate)
  • Introduction to Mechanical Maintenance (Seta Certificate)
  • Programmable Logic Controllers ; General and Siemens (Seta Certificate)


  • Abrasive Wheels; Safety in the use of Abrasive Wheels PUWER Regulations) (Seta Certificate)
  • Introduction to Manual Turning and Milling (Seta Certificate)


  • Introduction to Welding MIG (Seta Certificate)
  • Introduction to Welding MMA (Seta Certificate)
  • Introduction to Welding TIG; (Seta Certificate)
  • Welding Combined TIG/ MIG/ MAG


  • Apprenticeship Mentor Training (Seta Certificate)
  • HABC Level 3Emergency First Aid at Work 
  • Level 2First Aid for Mental Health Award 
  • EVAC Fire Marshall Training (Seta Certificate)
  • Lean Manufacturing/ 5S / Kaizen (Seta Certificate)


  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • IOSH Working Safely
  • Safety Excellence (Seta Certificate)
  • Safety Excellence - Manual Handling (Seta Certificate)
  • Safety Excellence - Risk Assessment (Seta Certificate)
  • Safety Excellence - Working at Heights (Seta Certificate)

These fully funded courses are ONLY available to employers in the Sunderland Borough Council area.

This fully funded training is provided through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund Programme: People and Skills – Skills and Inclusion contract to address upskilling and training requirements for employers within the Sunderland Borough Council area.      

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