Adult Education Budget

Adult Education Budget

The Adult Education Budget (AEB) is a fund that has been set up by the government to help support the delivery of education and training to people aged 19 and over. AEB funding aims to engage adults in learning and provide them with learning opportunities to help them gain new skills and knowledge to gain employment, progress in work or to further their education.

Below are a range of course that we deliver, that are funded by the AEB.

Music Produciton and DJ

Music technology students will learn to record, programme and produce music, developing skills across a range of musical styles.

Digital Promotions

This qualification aims to introduce learners to concepts of digital promotion that can be used in a business setting.

Health Care

The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with an introduction to the health and social care sector with a focus on medication.


To be eligible for the AEB funding, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be aged 19 or over (if aged between 19-23, you must already have a minimum Full Level 2 or equivalent qualification)
  • Must not have previously completed the course you are wanting to enrol on or another course where the content is similar
  • Must not be currently enrolled on any other government funded education programme, either with The Skills Network or any other college/provider
  • Must have been living in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • Must live in England