SDS Individual Training Accounts

We are an approved SDS ITA Training Provider.

If you live in Scotland you could be eligible to get up £200 towards the cost of a training course with an SDS Individual Training Account (ITA) from Skills Development Scotland.

 

You can apply for ITA funding if you are 16 or over and you are:

– unemployed and on benefits

– not working and have no income

– employed with an annual income less than £22,000

– self-employed with an annual income less than £22,000

 

You will not be eligible to apply for ITA funding if you are in education or involved in any other SDS funded programme.

 

FAQs

 

Q: I am currently on benefits, will I be able to apply for ITA funding?

A: Yes

Q: I have no income but my partner/husband/wife works, will I be able to apply for ITA funding?

A: Yes

Q: I am self-employed and earn less than £22,000 per annum, will I be able to apply for ITA funding?

A: Yes

Q: I am employed and earn less than £22,000 per annum, will I be able to apply for ITA funding?

A: Yes

Q: How do I apply for ITA funding?

A: Complete an online application on the My World of Work website.

 

Our ITA approved courses:

 

Windows, Files and Folders Basic User

This course will give you the core skills to use Microsoft Windows in the workplace. Learn how to work with files and folders, how to use a Memory Stick and get started using OneDrive > more info

 

Microsoft Excel Basic User

Improve your basic Microsoft Excel skills – this introductory course will give you the core skills required to create and use basic business spreadsheets > more info

 

Microsoft Word Basic User

Improve your basic Microsoft Word skills – this introductory course will give you the core skills required to create and use basic business documents in the workplace > more info

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Basic User

Improve your basic Microsoft PowerPoint skills – this introductory course will give you the essential skills to create and use business presentations efficiently > more info

 

EC-PC Office IT Basic User

An online course giving you the basic IT skills required to complete core admin tasks in the workplace using Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook > more info

 

EC-PC Office IT Intermediate User

An online course giving you the intermediate IT skills required to use Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook proficiently in the workplace > more info

 

Microsoft Excel Intermediate User

Learn the shortcuts, the tools and the formulas that are used in the workplace by experienced Excel users > more info

 

Microsoft Word Intermediate User

This course will show you how to use Microsoft Word effectively at intermediate level > more info

 

Microsoft PowerPoint Intermediate User

Learn the shortcuts and the tools that are used in the workplace by experienced PowerPoint users > more info