Chancellor funds IT for small firms

Lloyd, Tom
May 2004
IT Training;May2004, p9
Trade Publication
Small firms in some parts of England will be eligible for free IT training, following a £190m spend in Chancellor Gordon Brown's March Budget. The money will be spent in the latest phase of a pilot project by the Learning and Skills Council (LSC). Firms in the North East, Lancashire, Devon and Cornwall, West Yorkshire, the Black Country and Cambridgeshire will be able to apply for basic training for their staff. Their needs will be assessed by an officer from the LSC, and appropriate training will be found.


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