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Simplified further education and skills funding system and methodology

This consultation was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Seeks views on simplifying the post-19 further education and skills funding system and methodology.


Consultation description

The consultation looks at how funding and methodology for post-19 further education and skills can be simplified. It seeks to ensure greater transparency for learners and employers. It also seeks to reduce burdens on further education colleges and training organisations, so that they can deliver high quality further education and skills training.

See also the related consultation: Skills for Sustainable Growth: Consultation on the Future Direction of Skills Policy.