With more than 30 years experience Universal Skills has sought to offer training geared towards the future needs of the energy sector.
We are proud to have supported over 2000 learners on their journey into the electrical and Smart Metering industry.
Providing courses for a wide range of different skill levels, offering training for both complete beginners and experienced installers.
We believe that when our learners leave our centre, they are on a journey that will always have room for development, the skills they have not only satisfy the demands of today, but form the basis of the future.
As we move to renewable energy, electric vehicles and smart electrical systems in our homes will require experienced and knowledgeable installers to upgrade this ever changing technology.
Our Domestic Installer course offers an alternative to an electrical apprenticeship and is designed for new entrants looking to start a new career within the electrical installations industry.Find Out More
Our team are experienced in delivering training to some of the largest energy companies in the UK helping them to upskill their workforce to meet the needs of the future energy sector.Find Out More
We can help your business recruit and train apprentices as a Level 2 Dual Fuel Smart Metering installer a great pathway for those looking for a new career in the industry.Find Out More
Our five core values guide the behaviours of our employees and are deeply ingrained in our company culture. We believe they are the driving force behind providing a learner experience that is second to none. These values are displayed proudly around our centre.
Our tutors are dedicated to supporting learners and ensuring that even those with less experience in the sector have the building blocks to be successful.
All staff within Universal Skills are expected to act with integrity both to one another, to our learners and to all stakeholders and partners.
We pride ourselves on always looking ahead and finding new ways to deliver our training and continue to introduce courses that cater for the energy sector of today and tomorrow.
Imparting knowledge is the nature of our business. But we also try and learn from what we do and continuously improve the way we deliver courses to provide the best learner experience.
Universal Skills prides itself on giving its staff and all learners equal opportunity to succeed whilst also enabling them to reach their potential without the risk of prejudice or discrimination.
We have built a strong team here at Universal skills all committed to delivering the best experience for our learners and preparing them for the next steps in their career and continuing our mission to help the UK towards greener energy.
We are located on the Monckton Rd Industrial Estate, just off Denby Dale Road(A636). You can easily get to us via the M1 Motorway leaving at Junction 39 and heading towards Wakefield.
The nearest train station is Wakefield Westgate.
If you are arriving via Electric Vehicle, please notify a member of staff prior to your arrival and we will make sure a charge point is available for you.