About Us

Apprenticeship Training Provider Wigan

ProCo is a forward-looking, Government funded,  independent training provider offering a wide range of learning opportunities to individual learners and businesses. Our head office is based in Wigan town centre, with other satellite offices in Wigan and in Wycombe.

Established in 2003, we work with businesses to deliver a range of training and qualifications to a significant number of young people.
We have strong working relationships with local stakeholders including other training providers, Wigan Council, Wigan Warriors Rugby League Club, Leigh Centurions Rugby League Club and Wigan Athletic Football Club.

We offer apprenticeships all over the North West, some of our most popular locations are; Ashton-in-Makerfield, Westhoughton, Leigh, Hindley, Golborne, Standish, Shevington, and Orrell.


Apprentice learning

In addition to providing post 16 training we also offer a well-established 14-16 year-old alternative school provision, with progression routes to further education and apprenticeships in a range of vocational areas. Our portfolio of vocational subjects is adaptable; we can develop bespoke programmes to meet the needs of every learner.

For further information see the full Ofsted inspection report.

We offer qualifications in the following occupational areas:

  • Animal Care
  • Business Administration
  • Construction
  • Customer Care
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Veterinary Nursing

Our provision includes Apprenticeships, Study Programmes, and work-based learning.
Our courses are taught by a team of qualified tutors across our two sites in Wigan: Wigan Skills Centre on Prescott Street and Montrose Skills Hub. Each site houses fully-equipped workshops, including a motor vehicle garage and a farm. In addition, we have a delivery centre in Wycombe from where we deliver some of our sports provision in partnership with Wycombe Wanderers Football Club.