Shropshire Council

Course costs

Costs for each course will depend on who you work for. Please determine the charging band for your organisation / yourself from the information below.

The cost band for each course is identified following the details of each subject title.

Where we've been able to secure specific funding, we may waive the charge for all organisations in Shropshire.

If you're an individual employer or a personal assistant working for one, you may be able to secure funding to pay for your course and associated costs (such as travel and backfill cover) through Skills for Care’s Individual Employer Fund

Course fee bands

You will be in band A, B (Shrop), B (T&W), C or no charge.

Band Eligibility
A Voluntary sector in Shropshire (paid workers) and Telford & Wrekin.
B (Shrop) Shropshire - independent health providers, independent care providers, housing associations, acute hospitals in Shropshire, Shropshire Council (not in Adult Social Care) and personal assistants employed by service users (with a direct payment) in Shropshire.
B (T&W) Telford & Wrekin - independent health providers, independent care providers, housing associations, acute hospitals in Telford & Wrekin and Telford & Wrekin Council.
C Other, eg out-of-county care providers, other local authorities and commercial organisations (which are not care and health providers).
No charge

Service users, family carers and unpaid volunteers living in Shropshire (not Telford and Wrekin) can attend Joint Training courses free of charge.

Staff from Shropshire Council Adult Social Care, Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust, Shropshire CCG including GP practices, and Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT staff based in Shropshire & Telford & Wrekin only) will not be charged as this training has been funded by your organisations by prior arrangement.

Charges are subject to annual review.