Black Country Skills Shop

Black Country Skills Shop

Situated in the retail centre of Merry Hill, the Skills Shop provides an accessible location for adults seeking to up-skill or re-skill in a friendly supportive environment.

The facility provides a one stop shop for adults who want to explore their career options or study for new qualifications in a range of subjects including: English, Mathematics and IT.

The Centre also provides employers with candidates who on the successful completion of one of many Sector Work Academy Programmes (SWAPs) go forward to interview for live vacancies in employers as diverse as KFC, The Inland Revenue and Dudley MBC.

Contact Details


Alison Marshall

Job Title/Position


Organiser Address

Unit L76, Merry Hill Shopping Centre, BRIERLEY HILL, West Midlands, DY5 1SW

Telephone Number

01384 485875


Times & Dates

Days of the week

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Time of Day

Morning, Afternoon

Session Information

Monday-Thursday 9.00am until 5.00pm and Friday 9.00am-4.30pm


Eligibility Notes

All customers must be over the age of 19, unemployed and claiming benefits.

Service Information


All of Dudley Borough

Target Audiences:


Support Groups:

No specific disability


Parking available, Toilet facilities, Wheelchair accessible

Eligibility Requirements?:

Links for information

Last updated 2nd August 2022

That feature is only available to logged in users.

Please login to your account or register for an account if you don't already have one.