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EFA Funding_rates_and_formula_201415_v0_1_6.pdf

EFA Funding Information (379KB)

This document is part of a series of booklets providing Education Funding Agency (EFA) Funding guidance for young people for the academic year 2014 to 15.

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SFA funding_rates_v2_oct2014.pdf

SFA Funding Rules (609KB)

This document sets out the details of the 2014 to 2015 funding system used to fund provision paid for from the Adult Skills Budget (ASB), as well as the funding of 16 to 18 apprenticeships. The funding system is also used to fund Offender Learning and Skills Service (OLASS) and is used to work out funding for the Loans Bursary.

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The Association of Colleges (AoC) exists to represent and promote the interests of Colleges and provide members with professional support services. 

Excellence Gateway

Supporting skills and improving practice


Learning and Skills Improvement Service

Education Funding Agency (EFA)

Further Education funding for all 16-19 learners with learning difficulties and/ higher costs 19-24.

Skills Funding Agency

Further Education funding agency for adults 19 and over


Regulates standards of teaching in schools and colleges

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