Free Courses for Adults Earning Less Than £17,004News September 4, 2020
Want to retrain or gain a recognised qualification? Perhaps you’re thinking about expanding your skills or starting a new career? Now could be your opportunity to do it for free!
The Government is offering FREE entry level, level 1 and level 2 courses for those who are employed (including self-employed) and earning less than £17,004* annual gross salary.
You may be also entitled to a FREE course if you:
- would like to study functional skills in English and maths
- are aged between 19 and 23 and this is your first eligible** full level 2 qualification (ie equivalent to five GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 or A* to C, BTEC First Certificate or an NVQ Level 2)
- are aged between 19 and 23 and this is your first eligible** full level 3 qualification (ie equivalent to two A Levels at grades A* to C, BTEC National Certificate/Diploma or an NVQ Level 3)
- would like to gain a level 2 qualification, but first need to gain an entry/level 1 qualification (certain other criteria applies)
- are unemployed and in receipt of certain benefits**.