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Funding Opportunities Available to Support Training and Development for the Social Care Workforce

18 November 2021

The Department of Health has approved funding to support accredited training to help develop capacity and capability within the social care workforce.  We are pleased to announce that the Social Care Council has a limited amount of funding to make available to Independent and Third Sector providers to support access to Train The Trainer and Leadership & Management provision.  Funding is available to pay for:

  • Level 3 Award in Education & Training, also known as ‘Train The Trainer’
  • Level 4 Certificate in Principles of Leadership and Management in Adult Social Care – click here for further information

Applications will be treated on ‘first come-first served basis’ and must be made by 5pm on 30 November 2021.


To apply for the costs of these qualifications please see the following documents:


Please do avail of these opportunities.