Accredited Online Business Skills Training – Available Fully Funded

The Source offers a range of online, accredited business training, available fully funded through Skills Support for the Workforce, co-financed by the Education and Skills Funding Agency and the European Social Fund.

To access the fully funded training, please complete our online booking form and a member of the Source team will be in touch with you to get started.

Online Booking Form

**Subject to eligibility. Full funding through Skills Support for the Workforce is available for small and medium sized businesses in the Sheffield City Region.


Certificate in the Principles of Team Leading

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £450+VAT pp.

The Principles of Team Leading qualification provides learners with the techniques to motivate and develop staff, communicate messages efficiently and take control of difficult situations.

Certificate in Customer Service

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This qualification provides the underpinning knowledge required by employees to work in a range of customer service roles. Learners will have essential knowledge of how to carry out tasks such as managing information and supporting events.

Certificate in Understanding Excellence in Customer Service for Hospitality

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This course is designed for staff at the forefront of the business where first impressions are vital. Understand how to communicate effectively, the importance of teamwork and the importance of maintaining food hygiene.

Certificate in Equality and Diversity

Level 2, Duration ½ -3 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £200+VAT pp.

This course aims to promote equality and diversity in order to make students more socially aware. It is an effective and insightful way to strengthen employees' knowledge on best practice.

Certificate in Understanding Data Protection and Data Security

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £250+VAT pp.

This course is for anyone who would like to develop their knowledge of data protection and data security including current legislation and the steps to take to help protect their organisation’s data.

Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This qualification will develop knowledge and understanding of the key principles to support a role where initial information, advice or guidance is given.

Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques

Level 2, Duration 2-9 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This Lean Organisation Management Techniques qualification aims to improve business performance through continuous professional development of employees and their skill set.

Certificate in Principles of Business Administration

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This Business Administration qualification aims to provide learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments in a business administration role.

Certificate in Understanding Retail Operations

Level 2, Duration 2-9 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This course is ideal for anyone looking to improve the delivery of their retail services. You will develop an understanding of the different aspects of working in the retail sector.

Certificate in Business Improvement Techniques

Level 2, Duration 4-12 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

This course provides learners with knowledge and understanding of business improvement techniques, which can be applied across many different sectors.

Creating a Business Start-up

Level 2, Duration 2-8 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £350+VAT pp.

The course is designed for people seeking the skills and knowledge needed to develop a business start-up. It will give an understanding of the initial processes and requirements of a business start-up, knowledge of the first steps in creating a business start-up, including the marketing, legal and financial requirements, and an understanding of how to write a business plan.

Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage

Level 2, Duration 1-6 weeks*, FULL FUNDING AVAILABLE** or £250+VAT pp.

This course is designed to allow you to enter and/or progress from entry roles in the Warehousing and Storage industries. You will develop the underpinning knowledge necessary to support your role within the sector.


To access the fully funded training, please complete our online booking form and a member of the Source team will be in touch with you to get started.

Online Booking Form

**Subject to eligibility. Full funding through Skills Support for the Workforce is available for small and medium sized businesses in the Sheffield City Region.

*Duration scale, e.g. 1-6 weeks, based on a learner with light commitments spending a reasonable amount of time daily on coursework (1 week) through to a learner employed full time spending a few hours per week both at work and home on coursework (6 weeks).