There are a number of sources of financial assistance available to learners, you may find this summary useful.
Adult Learning Grant (ALG)
- Available to learners aged 19+ with a household income of less than £19,513 if you’re single
- a combined income under £30,810 if you’re living with a partner
- The course must be your first full Level 2 or first full Level 3 qualification. Application packs are available for collection from Customer Services
May be available to learners in receipt of benefits or working and receiving income support/working tax credit.
Career Development Loans
Available to learners aged 18 years and over, resident or training in Great Britain.
Available to learners studying on a Higher Education Course, but under the age of 55 years.