Part-Time Fee Grant from Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)
This scheme can provide more than £500 and up to £1195 a year towards the cost of tuition fees. You need to earn under £25000 to qualify.
The Quest qualifications that are eligible for the funding are SVQs in:
Management 7 and 9
Learning and Development 8 and 9
Customer Service 8
PDA:Training and Development for delivery to groups level 7
Social Services and Healthcare SVQs Level 7
Social Services and Healthcare SVQs Children and Young People Level 7
To qualify for this funding, you should have an income of £25,000 a year or less.
You also need to be studying a part-time Higher Education course, Professional Development Award (PDA) or Continuing Professional Development (CPD) at levels 7-10 of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) and complete between 30-119 SCQF credits per year.
Quest has prepared a information sheet on the amount of funding you can access. Download here
INDIVIDUAL TRAINING ACCOUNTS ITA is available for our Planning and Delivering Training Sessions to Groups SQA Qualification. You can claim £200 towards this training if you meet criteria such as earning less than £22000.