After 14 years as a plasterer and business owner, Johnathan wanted a career change and looked to Options Skills to make his dream a reality. People opt for a career...READ MORE
At Options Skills, our testimonials and success stories are what we’re most proud of. Our main goal as a business is to help people get started or upskill within the trades industry, and seeing them do just that and the change it makes to their lives reaffirms why we do what we do.
We’ve helped everyone from existing tradespeople and college leavers to those who’ve been made redundant from their previous roles get started in their chosen trade. Find out more through their very own success stories.
The trades industry has never been more diverse. While historically, tradespeople were typically working-class men who left school and went straight into work, there are now plenty of people bucking...READ MORE
Electrical trainee Isaac wanted a complete career change, so he became an electrical trainee with Options Skills. Previously working as a pharmacy assistant, Isaac had become bored in his role...READ MORE
Electrical trainee Ashley trained with Options Skills and utilised our career development team to find employment. Previously working as a security guard, Ashley decided enough was enough. Wanting a new...READ MORE
After redundancy from retail, electrical trainee Steven is now working full-time as an electrician. COVID 19 has put a considerable strain on most businesses, and as a result, many employees...READ MORE
Electrical trainee, Haider, made the jump from scaffolder to sparky with the help of Options Skills. Previously working as a scaffolder, Haider wanted to expand his skillset, providing him with...READ MORE