Skills Development Scotland (SDS) have announced that applications for Individual Training Accounts (ITA) will re-open next Monday, the 13th of January.
The scheme, this year accepting up to 10,000 new applications, sees up to £200 of ITA funding made available towards a single course or training episode per individual. This funding could be right for you if you’re:
- 16 or over
- Resident in Scotland
- Not currently involved in education or any other SDS funded programme
- Unemployed and looking to get back into work or;
- Employed, earning under £22,000 per year and seeking career progression
Once open, applications can be made via the My World of Work website: https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/learn-and-train/sds-individual-training-accounts-ita(this will open in a new window).
If you have a disability or special requirement and would like some additional help in relation to the ITA, there is a helpline available on 0800 917 8000 and via email ITA@sds.co.uk. There is also a Textphone service for customers who are deaf: 0141 573 4883.
No closing date