The Edge

This project is funded by the European Social Fund, co-financed by the Skills Funding Agency and commissioned by Cumbria LEP. Carlisle College are the accountable body for the contract which is delivered by a partnership of providers.

Please visit The Edge website for more information

What is The Edge

The Edge is a Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership project offering funded training to businesses and their employees so they can secure the skills they need for business growth. RWP Training Ltd has teamed up with the Edge funding organisation to deliver a range of courses

The Edge is a £8.5 million Skills Support for the Workforce Project, funded by the European Social Fund and co-financed by the Skills Funding Agency, providing training opportunities with a focus on supporting workforce development with Cumbrian SMEs.

There is a strong focus on support to recruit apprentices and find training opportunities. The programme is being delivered by a range of partners, throughout the county, committed to developing skills in the workforce across Cumbria.

Funded courses with RWP Training - Health & Social Care

Understand the factors affecting older people

Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person centered approach

Understand the process and experience of dementia

Understand how to provide support when working in end of life care

Award in Awareness of mental Capacity Act

Understand Sensory Loss


  • Are you Cumbria based?
  • Have you less than 250 employees?
  • Are your staff completing more than 8 hours per week?
  • Employees must be 16 years or over

If you would like to discuss training options available to you contact RWP 01228 593446