The government aims to make sure that further education provides the skilled workforce employers need and helps individuals reach their full potential.

Policies 1

  1. Improving the quality of further education and skills training

    Introducing a new FE funding system, improving teacher training and apprenticeships

Detailed guides

  1. Skills funding: register for opportunities to tender

    Information for providers on how to register with the SFA, to be able to tender for funding to provide education and skills training. Read more

  2. 16 to 19 education: high needs funding

    Responsibilities for institutions providing education to high needs students aged 16 or over. Read more

  3. 16 to 19 education: funding guidance

    Rules and guidance for using post-16 funding allocated by EFA. Read more

  4. SFA: support for the unemployed

    How the Skills Funding Agency funds providers to deliver high quality suitably tailored training for unemployed individuals. Read more

  5. 16 to 19 education: financial management and assurance

    Information about financial assurance and financial management of 16 to 19 institutions funded by Education Funding Agency (EFA). Read more

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