It may be possible for you to receive funding or a grant towards your training with us, especially if you have recently been made redundant or are unemployed. The following information is not an exhaustive list of help available, but is a good starting point.
Jobcentre Plus is a part of the Department for Work and Pensions:
You may be eligable for a training grant through Jobcentre Plus. Grants may also be available if you set up your own business.
A good website for general help and advice is:
Offers training grants to help people back into work
Proactive Technical Training is a registered training provider with the Enhanced Learning Credit Administration Service (often referred to as ELC or ELCAS).
See our Resettlement page here.
The aim of the ELC is to promote "lifelong learning" amongst service personnel, providing the opportunity to claim up to £6000 towards retraining, either for a potential role within the armed forces, or for a future career upon leaving the services. The ELC scheme contributes up to 80% towards courses and funding is only available for training towards higher level learning/nationally recognised qualifications at level 3 or above.
PTT’s provider reference number with ELC is 3885. For more information on ELCs click on the following link.
Offers service leavers and ex-service people free business advice and
interest free loans of up to £5,000
Please inform us by email if any of these links fail
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