Financial support for training

Does your organisation employ up to 249 staff? Do you have staff who are aged 19+ and need skills and training development?

Wirral Met College can help you with funded short courses and training, including:

  • Maths
  • English
  • IT
  • Accountancy
  • Emergency First aid at Work
  • Food Safety
  • IOSH Health & Safety
  • Retail
  • Diplomas/NVQs at levels 2 and 3
  • And other courses – let us know what you need!

Click here for full details of our courses

Apprenticeship Grant for Employers (AGE) for 16 to 24 year olds

If you are a business employing up to 49 employees and interested in recruiting a young apprentice, you could be eligible to receive a grant of £1,500.

AGE 16 to 24 is aimed at supporting businesses to grow by employing young people through the Apprenticeship programme. AGE provides grants to employers to support them to do this. Contact us to find out more....

24+ Advanced Learner Loans – for continuing professional development

From 1st August 2013, if you are aged 24 or over and want to study an Access to Higher Education Diploma, a level 3 or 4 Certificate or Diploma, you will need to pay your college for the cost of your course.

Visit our dedicated 24+ Advanced Learner Loans page

You can also find out more about funding for employees by calling 0151 551 7610.

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