Free courses for low earners

The government has announced additional funding for those earning below the national living wage. If you earn less than £23,302.50 per annum (full or part-time) and live within the Greater London Authority (GLA), or you earn less than £18,525 (from April 2022) and live outside the GLA, then your course is FREE.

This includes:

Note: Some courses require an interview prior to enrolment. Details will be on the course page you are interested in.

    Evidence Required:

    • Payslips for the last three consecutive months


    • Contract of employment

    If you are self-employed you will need to bring in one of the following documents:

    • Official Tax Return from HMRC

    If you are unable to provide Tax Return from HMRC due being in the first year of your self – employment, then we may accept the registration documentation with HMRC together with 3 months bank statements.

    Please make sure you also bring your ID and National Insurance Number.

    How to apply?

    If you are applying for funding/concessions you need to complete concessionary forms and provide supporting evidence each time you wish to register on a course and you need to enrol in person.

    Email for more details or come to our Open Days.