ESF Free Funded Training - Lancashire

What is ESF Funded Training?

The ESF Skills Support for the Workforce is a project that has been funded by the European Social Fund. Alliance Learning has been successful in delivering this project and now has access to a £14m pot of funding for Lancashire businesses to use for training staff who want to improve the skills of their workforce and help ensure future business growth. Funding is also available for employees who are at risk of redundancy or candidates who have been made redundant in the last 3 months.

What training can we offer as part of the funding?

Programme Offer - NVQ units:
- Manufacturing/Engineering
- Business Admin/Management
- Childcare
- Advice & Guidance

Programme Offer - Training Courses:
- First Aid*
- Quality, Health, Safety & Environment
- Further Working at Heights*
- ILM Level 2 Certificate in Leadership & Team Skills
- ILM Level 3 Award In Leadership and Management
- Customer Service / Telephone Technique
- IPAF (2 Machines)*
- SSSTS (Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme)*
- Asbestos Awareness

Download the full list of Fully Funded Courses for Lancashire below.

For Support with Redundancy we can offer:
- Functional Skills ICT Level 1 & 2
- Employability including CV writing and interview skills
- Tailored vocational units

*1 or 2 day courses available only                               *Subject to eligibility criteria

Are you eligible?

The eligibility criteria states that:

- The company must be based in Lancashire
- The company has less than 250 employees
- The candidate must be 16+ years old
- Candidates can be eligible for support if they are at risk of redundancy or have been made redundant in the last 3 months

Are you interested in the funded training?

If yes, please contact a member of our team today who will arrange to complete a Training Needs Analysis form to help you decided which programmes are best suited to your business needs.

For more information, please contact a member of our Sales Team on 01204 677811 or email You can also download our full list of funded training below for more details.