Apprenticeship funding rules for higher education institutions

Rules for HEIs that receive funding for the delivery of training or end-point assessment of apprenticeship frameworks or standards for 2016 to 2017.


Apprenticeship funding rules for higher education institutions

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This document sets out the funding rules for Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) delivering apprenticeship frameworks and standards that start between 1 August 2016 and 31 July 2017.

The rules form part of the terms and conditions of the funding agreement between the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) and HEIs who receive funding directly from the SFA for apprenticeship framework and standard provision. This includes those involved in the training and the assessment of apprentices.

This document is supported by, and must be read in conjunction with, the following publications.

Published 29 February 2016
Last updated 30 March 2017 + show all updates
  1. These rules now cover apprenticeship starts until the end of April. This will ensure continuity until the 2017 to 2018 apprenticeship funding rules come in to effect for new starts from May.
  2. First published.