Employer Ownership of Skills Programme gives employers direct access to government funding, to put alongside their own investment and procure the training which has the greatest impact for their business. The fund routes public investment directly to employers and is backed by significant resources from existing skills budgets.Funding of up to £340 million is available subject to evidence of high-quality proposals from employers and ongoing evaluation.
The scheme is jointly funded by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department for Education to route public investment directly to employers so they can design and deliver more flexible training packages.Employers are expected to provide co-funding.
To register and for more details: www.ukces.org.uk
This programme has now closed