Fully funded courses from Tribero partner Optimum Skills


We would like to signpost you to some fully funded, blended-learning opportunities available from our trusted partner, Optimum Skills Ltd, for those who are over 19 years old.

These short development courses can be an opportunity to engage and upskill members of your workforce in keys areas including…

Mental Health in the Workplace

Wellbeing in the Workplace

Equality and Diversity

Who are these courses for?

Anyone in your organisation who could be responsible for, or have an impact on improving health and wellbeing in the workplace, such as Managers, Team Leaders, Mental Health and Wellbeing Champions, HR colleagues. Available for groups or individuals learners.

How are these courses delivered?

Depending on whether for groups or individual learners, delivery can be tailored according to employers needs and include a blend of distance self-study, online-based tutor support and classroom time.

How long do these courses take?

Depending on the course and individual learner or group, learning hours can range from 15 hours/ two days to 30 hours/ 6 days over a period of time.

Where are these courses available?

Information is provided below for funding available two distinct geographical areas.  Funding is available for learners who live in the designated areas – this must be where the learner lives not the employer.

1. Newcastle, North Tyneside And Northumberland

 2.County Durham, North Yorkshire, Gateshead, Sunderland & Washington

Please click on the flyers for more information on the courses available in each area.

Find out more or register an interest




Find out more or register an interest

Please note the following funding criteria apply:

·         Available for learners who live in the designated areas – this must be where the learner lives not the employer

·         Learners have been 19 years or over on 31.8.2021

·         Learners can be unemployed or employed to complete the courses

·         If unemployed learners must be in receipt of benefits

·         Funding available for June and July 2022.