Support for education and training providers
This page was last updated on 28 May 2020 and will be updated as necessary.
This page contains guidance for GLA-funded employment and skills providers. And frequently asked questions on the GLA's response to the impact of COVID-19 and the introduction of essential public health measures on the delivery and funding of GLA-funded provision.
Jules Pipe CBE, the Deputy Mayor for Planning, Regeneration and Skills, wrote to grant and procured Adult Education Budget (AEB) and European Social Fund (ESF) providers on 31 March to provide reassurances and an update on the latest guidance.
The above letters followed earlier correspondence issued on 20 March.
The Department for Education (DfE) has also published guidance for maintaining further education provision and the apprenticeship programme. Gillian Keegan MP, the Apprenticeships and Skills Minister has also written to colleges, independent training providers and non-college stakeholders in England.
In April the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan wrote to higher education providers to thank them for their response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to outline some of the support the GLA is providing.