The National Functional Skills Employer Guide will show you how to support different types of staff. The HEE (Health Education England) regional relationship managers can also add further support in understanding everything in this landscape. Find your relationship manager here.
How to plan your approach:
When embarking on upskilling either an individual or a cohort of learning, we would recommend using the following resource.
Health or Social Care Employers whose employees are ready to sit an assessment can access Functional Skills qualifications exams through Open Awards at no cost.
Adult Education Budgets
The Adult Education Budget (AEB) provides individuals aged 19 and above with the skills and learning to progress, be that in the workplace or in to further education such as an apprenticeship.