We pay grants for learners' attendance on and achievement of a course that leads to the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Advanced Craft Certificate in a subject related to construction.
This grant only applies to employers in Scotland.
On this page you will find the following:
We pay grants for:
If the qualification is cross-matched to a Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ), you should apply for either this grant or the Short-period qualifications grant, but not both.
You can apply if you’re registered with us and meet our general Grants Scheme terms and conditions and specific requirements for this grant.
This grant is available for all directly employed full-time Pay As You Earn (PAYE) staff.
The following courses for Professional Development Awards (PDAs) SCQF Level 7 are eligible for grant:
You can see more details on the SQA website.
For Advanced Craft training which takes place within the 2020-2021 academic year
Complete and email the form to firstname.lastname@example.org by 31 October 2021, with copies of your apprentice’s attendance record and/or their certificate.
For Advanced Craft training which takes place within the 2021-2022 academic year
Complete and email the form to email@example.com by 31 October 2022, with copies of your apprentice’s attendance record and/or their certificate.
Grants are paid by bank transfer. If we do not hold your current bank details, please complete and submit the secure online Bacs Direct Credit Authorisation Form to receive grant payments