DSM Skills Academy

Please scroll down to view all our events and workshops!

DSM Skills Academy

Do you want to start your career?

Upskill and boost your promotional prospects?

Are you looking to change career?

DSM Skills Academy has a solution for you. Funding available for all courses.

About Us

We are about building skills, building careers, building futures through education, training and work opportunities.

What We Do

We seek to improve life changes and opportunities through training and skill building programmes.

We are successful in partnering with organisations to create opportunities for individuals and build staffcapabilities of the employers we work with.

We help diverse groups of people to engage and access learning and development opportunities.

Improve life chances through training and work placement opportunities.

Empower individuals to access personal, economic and social success.

Help individuals develop the skills they need to get back into work or improve their career prospects.

Funded By:

ESFlogo.jpg  sfa_logo_white.jpg


Building skills

We have a range of funded programmes at all levels, in key sectors:   

Counseling & Psychotherapy

Mental health and well-being is an area of increasing concern, as we all deal with the many challenges and stresses of modern lie.  Careers in counseling seek ways to support individuals who may be dealing with issues such as bereavement, divorce, abuse, trauma and relationship issues etc.

Level 3 Diploma in counseling Skills

This qualification is ideal for those seeking to enhance their functional role through the use of counseling skills. Learners will gain an understanding of a range of counseling skills and have the opportunity to examine some of the various schools of thought/theoretical models associated with them.

Read More

Coaching and Mentoring

Coaching and mentoring is about helping others to support their personal and professional development.  Coaching and mentoring employs a range of skills to enable to support individuals manage change, work life balance issues, making decisions, improving performance etc.

Level 3 coaching and Mentoring Diploma

This qualification is designed for junior managers seeking to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to coach and mentor people as part of their normal role. It’s also the ideal starting point for a career in coaching and mentoring.  You will develop an understanding of the skills required to effective coach or provide mentoring skills whether in a community based setting or working as a freelance coach/mentor.

Read More

Education and Training

Learning is continuous – life long, such learning opportunities arise not only in Further Education Colleges, but also within the workplace.   As employers want to improve the skills and qualification of their workforce, opportunities exist for expert educators and trainers to deliver programmes from all sectors as part of this knowledge and skills drive.  Whether you have expertise in beauty, design, childcare, engineering, English etc, you will need to have a qualification in education and training in order to deliver training to adults in your area of specialism.

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

The NCFE Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introductory teaching qualification.  This qualification replaces the QCF Level 3 Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS).

Read More

Business Management

Business management skills and knowledge is relevant to any sector or type of organisation.  Such skills therefore is a highly valued asset, which makes you marketable to a range of organisations and job roles.  Understanding of how businesses operate, their challenges, how to manage people and teams is invaluable.

Level 3 Diploma in Business Management

The Level 3 Diploma in Business is a 60 credit qualification and is the equivalent level to an A-Level or Access to HE qualification. It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a business or management degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required.

Read More

E-learning Funded programmes

We have funded e-learning programmes from level 3-5 in business management and computing. 

Read More

Building Careers

Working with employers we have a range of opportunities to gain the necessary employment.

Traineeships - Read More

Apprenticeships - Read More

Building Futures

Empowering Minds

Our Empowering Minds matter agenda, looks at promoting confidence, well-being and career focus.
Our empowering minds programmes recognizes that there are many barriers to accessing education, training and work opportunities and seeks to address such barriers. As part of our “building skills, building careers, building futures” agenda, we want to tackle some of the many barriers that some of our learners may face through.  

Our programmes include:

  • Mentoring
  • Employability
  • Literacy Support
  • Drugs Education
  • Health and well being workshops
  • Personal development programmes
  • Counseling clinic


To support employers by providing expert, high quality training to their staff, delivered by industry experts. - 

Read More

To help employers increase the effectiveness and profitability through highly trained staff.  

Provide support to your recruitment process, we have access to high caliber candidates, who have received high quality training and support, from us, that we can refer to organisations as part of their short listing process.
With the implementation of the Apprenticeship Levy in 2017, we work with organisations to prepare them for these impending changes

Working with all sectors on staff health and well being programmes – raising awareness

Contact Us

DSM Skills Academy
179 High Road
Bromley BR1 1NN
0203 302 20224
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Offcanvas Menu