Further education and training

Enrolled on or considering studying a further education course? We explain what financial support single parents can get from the college and from benefits.


What is further education?

Further education is studied by students aged 16 and over. The courses can lead to specific employment or on to higher education. It is usually completed in school or college.


Help from the college

This information explains who is eligible for financial help, what the money is for and how much you will get.


Benefits you may receive while studying

There are a number of benefits you can apply for or continue to get while studying a course of further education.


Other help while studying


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