EXTRA INCENTIVE PAYMENT FOR FUNDED WATER TREATMENT & LEGIONELLA CONTROL APPRENTICESHIPS

5th July 2021

As indicated in the recent LCA Newsletter the Funded Water Treatment & Legionella Control Apprenticeships are commencing in September 2021.
In addition to the funding for apprentice training there is extra funding available to employers as follows:

Hiring a new apprentice payment
You will receive £3,000 for all new apprentices of any age who have an employment start date of 1 April 2021 to 30 September 2021.

They must have an apprenticeship start date of 1 April 2021 to 30 November 2021. You must set up an apprenticeship service account.

This incentive payment is in addition to the £1,000 employers already receive for hiring an apprentice:

  • aged 16 to 18 years old
  • under 25 with an education, health and care plan or who has been in the care of their local authority.

For further information please refer to LCA Newsletter June 2021.