The Transition Training Fund is available to those who have lost their job since 2015 and aims to provide them with funding for further training and skills development. Here are some key things that you need to know about the Transition Training Fund.
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) list criteria including:
It’s also important to note that you cannot have committed to, or have undergone, the training course for which you are applying for funding.
As part of your application, you will be asked to supply information about each of the courses that you’re interested in undergoing and the cost and supplier of this course.
Skills Development Scotland will review your application. If they approve funding they will pay the training provider directly for your course. You won’t part with your own money, but you also may have to wait for the training course to be paid for from the Transition Training Fund before you can undergo the training course.
There are a few things that we think are important to understand about the Transition Training Fund:
For more information, or to apply for Transition Training Fund funding, visit the dedicated website: https://transitiontrainingfund.co.uk/