Lancashire Skills Pledge

How your business can benefit by investing in skills and training


The Lancashire Skills Pledge provides businesses with one place to find out more about employer facing skills and training initiatives.

You only need to sign up and then a Pledge Partner, who is an expert, will get in touch with you to find out more about employer facing skills and training initiatives and to achieve your Pledge.  Pledging will give your business recognition for the things it does to upskill, recruit and inspire the people of Lancashire.

If you are interested please sign up now

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The Pledges

  • Give an hour
  • Be an Enterprise Adviser
  • Offer industry placements
  • Take on an Apprentice
  • Become an Apprenticeship Ambassador
  • Employ people who are out of work
  • Skills support for the workforce

You can choose to sign up and pledge for as many pledges as you would like, whether that is all seven or just one or two. For each Pledge you choose you have two options:

Option 1 – Tell us that you’re interested in doing it.

Option 2 – Tell us you’re already doing it and provide a bit of information about what you’re doing.

The benefits of signing up to the Skills Pledge

  • Opportunity for community engagement
  • Verification of meeting Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) goals
  • Evidence of meeting social value outcomes
  • Build your talent pipeline
  • Widen your talent pool


  • Develop skills – managing/mentoring/coaching, strategic thinking, public speaking and delivering activities
  • Qualification and training opportunities
  • Positive publicity
  • Receive a digital Skills Pledge badge and certificate which you can use on your website, social media platforms etc. to evidence your commitment to inspiring and upskilling the people of Lancashire

These are our Pledge Partners and their associated Pledges:

InspiraGive an Hour and Be an Enterprise Adviser
Lancashire Skills HubT Level Industry Placements, Employ people who are out of work and Skills Support for the Workforce
Lancashire Work-Based Learning Executive ForumBecome an Apprenticeship Ambassador and Take on an Apprentice

So what are you waiting for? It only takes five minutes!  Sign up now