One of the many benefits of working with Sandwell Training Association’s Recruitment Services is our expertise in sourcing funding to support your training needs.

As a group training association, we are able to access a wide range of funding and are experienced in helping businesses complete the necessary paperwork to take advantage of these incentives.

We are currently able to access funding for:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Advanced Apprenticeships
  • First Level 2 qualifications (equivalent to 5 GCSEs) for those who do not have full Level 1
  • First Level 3 qualification (equivalent to 2 A Levels) for those who do not have a full Level 2
  • First Level 3 qualification (equivalent to 2 A Levels) for 19 to 24 year olds
  • Some first Level 4 qualifications (degree-level) for 19-24 year olds who do not already have a Level 3
We are currently able to offer part funding for:
  • All level 2 qualifications
  • All Level 3 qualifications (equivalent to 2 A Levels)
  • Up to £1,000 worth of support towards the cost of leadership and management development for businesses with between 5 and 249 employees
  • The National Apprenticeship Service will provide up to 40,000 Apprenticeship grants to small medium sized employers recruiting 16 to 24 year olds with a value of £1500 to encourage new employers to take on new apprentices

Funding opportunities are continually changing, so please contact us first to find out what funding we can access to support training your business.

Call the Recruitment Services team on 01384 566 981 or email

A member of our dedicated team will be pleased to discuss your needs, answer your questions, and arrange for a follow-up call or visit from an Account Manager at a time to suit you.