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Free Training Top Up for Employers

Free Training Top Up for Employers - part of the Staffordshire Means Business £5m package of support for SMEs.

The Free Training Top Up for Employers initiative will support up to 400 Staffordshire businesses with grants of up to £5,000 to top-up training or up- skilling costs to help employees.

Previously, eligible businesses could claim up to 48% of costs associated with training through the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Skills Hub.  Now eligible businesses can claim up to 100% of costs, as well as get a free, bespoke training plan through the Skills Hub.  Find out more about the Skills Hub and the Free Training Top Up for Employers scheme here - and click through to the Skills Hub at Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Skills Hub – Employers, start your search for new skills

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