Why use BPIF Training
The Highest Standards

From apprenticeship programmes that ensure companies attract high quality entrants, to development training that guarantees the industry benefits from experienced and highly trained employees. BPIF Training have it covered.

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As the UK's leading print and manufacturing training provider, we have adapted our offer to reflect the broad spectrum of integrated expertise needed to allow organisations to redefine roles, remain relevant and achieve their true potential.

 Our expertise in providing access to a range of government subsidised training vehicles - apprenticeships, traineeships and kickstart programmes - offers a flexible and affordable option whether you are looking to develop new talent or upskill existing staff. We are more than a training provider. We’re a partner that builds careers and provides a competitive advantage.


We believe in high standards and are accredited by City & Guilds, ILM, SQA and are on the RoATP.



The Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) is the national trade association representing providers involved in skills and employment delivery.

City & Guilds 

A skills development organisation, providing services to training providers, employers, and trainees across a variety of sectors to meet the needs of today’s workplace


ECDL Foundation is an international organisation dedicated to raising digital competence standards in the workforce, education and society. 


GQA Qualifications is an Awarding Organisation for specialist sectors and occupational roles. The current qualifications cover the Glass, Construction, Coating and Print industries.

Inspiring the FutureInspiring the Future

A free service that connects over 9,000 teachers from 5,000+ state schools and colleges with over 26,500 volunteers who have pledged to give one hour per year to speak to young people.


ILM forms part of the City & Guilds Group. Their primary purpose is to improve the standards of leadership and management in order to drive social and economic prosperity. 




The matrix Standard is the unique quality standard for organisations to assess and measure their advice and support services


OCR is a leading UK awarding body that provide qualifications which engage people of all ages and abilities at school, college, in work or through part-time learning programmes.


SQA helps people to realise their potential and to achieve their ambitions by providing a wide range of high quality, internationally recognised qualifications and associated services.

European Social Fund European Social Fund

ESF in England is investing in jobs and skills - focusing on people who need support the most and helping them fulfil their potential. 

Youth Friendly EmployerYEUK

YEUK is the leading campaigning and membership organisation dedicated to tackling youth unemployment in the UK.

European Social FundEuropean Social Fund - Wales

BPIF are the biggest provider of print Apprenticeships in the UK which are aimed at those who will be working within a commercial production environment.
The Apprenticeship programmes, led by the Welsh Government, are supported the European Social Fund

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  • Expert Trainers Our trainers have a combined total of over 200 years' experience in print.
  • Understanding the Funding We can help you access funding to enable you to train your employees.
  • Clear Policies Our supportive culture encourages learners to be the best they can be. Our clear policies enact this.
Become a member today

The BPIF is the printing industries champion. By becoming a member you join a diverse and influential community. We help you solve business problems, connect you to new customers and suppliers and make your voice heard in government.

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