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The high needs funding system

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9 July 2024
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Join us for this online course, aimed at anyone who needs to know and understand how high needs funding works for FE providers.

This course will be of interest to leaders, managers and finance officers in colleges, local authority officers and other stakeholders with an interest in high needs funding in FE.

At the end of the course participants will:

  • Have a greater understanding of the complexities of the high needs funding system
  • Have a greater understanding of contracting and budgeting, and how to ensure effective working between LAs and colleges
  • Be more aware of negotiating fees and contracting with LAs
  • Know more about current developments and directions of travel in relation to high needs funding and contracting.


The below cost is for each attendee. All attendees need to register separately.

  • Natspec members £80 +VAT
  • Natspec affiliates £105 +VAT
  • Non-members £125 +VAT

Your invoice will be available immediately.

This training is also available as an in-house programme. For further information please complete our Transform Expression of Interest form.

Details of other training courses offered by Natspec Transform can be found on our website.

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As this course is has a restricted numbers of attendees, we are limiting bookings to 4 per organisation as a maximum. If you would like this training for more people, please contact you find that you cannot attend, please let us know as soon as possible so that we can make the space available for others.

By booking a place you understand that cancellations made within 5 working days of the event will be charged at full price, unless otherwise stated. Please ensure you read our cancellation terms and conditions prior to booking.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting. Please keep this somewhere accessible and check your spam folder before contacting with any issues.

It is the attendee’s responsibility to ensure they can attend Zoom training sessions. If you are unfamiliar with Zoom or wish to test your system is compatible, please use the test meeting facility. Please also regularly ensure you have the latest version.