Funding Support / Opportunities
Have you/your business got some specific staff training/development needs and would you like your training budget to stretch further?
There are a variety of additional funding streams and opportunities available to support organisations with their training needs and staff development that the college has access to or can signpost you to. Many of these opportunities have specific criteria regarding you/your businesses eligibility to access the funding. Follow the links below for more information or contact the Business Development Team directly to discuss in more detail.
Funding: European Social Fund and Skills Funding Agency
Eligibility: Employer: SMEs (under 250 employees)
Sectors: Agritech, Bio Renewables, Construction, Engineering, Food Manufacture, Visitor Economy, Health and Social Care, Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise.
Turnover: must be under £42M / Balance Sheet: must be under £36M.
De Minimis: Must be under €200K in ESF funding over last 3 financial years.
Employees: aged 19 and over
Training Needs: Fully funded high quality analysis of the company training needs.
Duration: Fund available until March 2018