Skills Development Scotland (SDS) Individual Training Accounts (ITAs) and to be eligble are for people who are 16 or over, living in Scotland and either in low paid work or actively seeking work. You must have an income of £22,000 a year or less, or be on certain benefits to be eligible to get up to £200 towards the costs of learning or training.
ITAs are available if you are interested in learning something new or developing an existing skill to support you in work. There is a wide range of courses to choose from and you can study with any ITA approved learning provider, including learning centres, local colleges, universities and private training providers.
You can apply for an ITA if you are not undertaking any secondary, further or higher education, SDS funded training or participating on the Community Jobs Scotland programme.
To find out more or to apply, visit myworldofwork.co.uk see links below. Once you have contacted them they will advise to contact DT to book your course, this is when i will ask you to send in proof of earnings
ALL ITA APPLICANTS - Please note:
1:SPACES CAN ONLY BE ALLOCATED ONCE ITA HAS BEEN APPROVED INCLUDING
PROOF OF EARNINGS RECEIVED. ONCE IT HAS BEEN APPROVED YOU WILL RECIEVE
AN EMAIL TO LET YOU KNOW YOU CAN NOW BOOK A SPACE OR A 1-1.
PLEASE DO NOT TRY AND BOOK A SPACE BEFORE IT HAS BEEN APPROVED
2: You only get one course per ITA year, so if your course costs £99 then thats all you will be allocated and you will reapply the following year
3: Please click here
for our course propectus, it gives you all of the courses available for ITA funding.
Proof of Earnings include:
* last 3 payslips
* if no payslips, letter from employer stating name, address and NI number and either last 3 wages, or total earned to date
* letter of benefit
* no earnings - a special form to complete witll be issued by myworldofwork
DT Therapy School is an approved ITA provider -
To apply for an ITA account:
Contact Skills Development Scotland- www.myworldofwork.co.uk
Telephone: 0800 917 8000
There are Term & Conditions associated with booking a course using ila
- see below, if you decide to book a course you will be asked to read
them and if you agree, complete the submission form which is below and
send it to us.