To the south of Greater Manchester, the Stockport area includes the town of Stockport, as well as Cheadle, Bredbury and Marple. Stockport has lots of retail spaces to enjoy alongside several tourist destinations. There’s also plenty of countryside to enjoy with popular country parks and nature reserves.
Across Stockport, you can find a huge range of employers and training providers to help you kickstart your career. Find out more on this page.
Learn about training providers in Stockport
See some of the training providers you could study with in Stockport. Why not explore what courses they offer to see what’s available in your area?
Which T Levels are available in Stockport?
The following T Levels are available at Stockport College to start in September 2024:
- Business and Administration: Management and Administration
- Construction: Design, Surveying and Planning for Construction
- Creative and Design: Craft and Design
- Creative and Design: Media, Broadcast and Production
- Health and Science: Science
- Engineering and Manufacturing: Engineering, Manufacturing, Processing and Control
These are subject to change by the College.
See in demand jobs in Stockport
This quick list shows the most in demand occupations across Stockport. Do any of these sound like something you’d like to do?
- Teaching Assistant
- Admin Assistant
- Customer Service
Find careers events near you
Discover helpful and informative careers events in Stockport and the nearby areas.
Suitable for: All ages
This careers fair showcases 50 different job roles that are available to young people within the Fenestration, Glass and Glazing Industry.
Learn about the most in demand skills in Stockport
These skills are the top 5 required skills across Stockport. You might already have some of these or could start a course to boost your skillset.
- Customer Service
Stockport Jobs Match
Stockport Jobs Match is a centralised resource hub that provides students and young people with information about jobs and employers, training courses and providers, career pathways and mentoring. It’s a special resource just for Stockport, so all the information is relevant to you.
From accessing part-time jobs during your studies to finding work experience placements or apprenticeships, our team can help you understand your options at 16+ and 18+ and connect you with the latest opportunities.
Discover local opportunities and support
See some opportunities to get work experience or brush up on your skills here on GMACS.
NLTG (North Lancs Training Group) are one of the largest independent training providers in the country with over 50 years’ experience in workplace training. Their professional, friendly and knowledgeable staff are committed to offering quality training, advice and...
The Growth Company Education & Skills is one of the largest providers of work-based learning for young people and adults. We have been providing high-quality education and skills to individuals and businesses for over 30 years, and as an Ofsted Grade 2: Good...
Get Online Greater Manchester brings together all the support that's available to young people and other residents across Greater Manchester to help you get online. This includes digital skills support, support with assistive technology, as well as the possibility for...
Learn about Our Pass
In Stockport, aged 16-18 and looking for a cheap way to get around? Our Pass gets you free bus travel, discounted metro tickets and access to exclusive discounts.