ID Course Name Description
AAT Bookkeeping Level 1 Certificate – Short Course (Plymouth)

Duration – For 10 weeks, weekly from 5-8pm
Qualification – AAT Bookkeeping Level 1 Certificate
Cost – The course including the certificate and books cost £275 + VAT

Accounting AAT Certificate Level 2 – Apprenticeship

Duration – This QCF Certificate usually takes 12 months to complete
Qualification – Accounting AAT Certificate Level 2
Cost – The Skills Funding Agency requires Acacia Training to choose Apprenticeship funding over any other form of funding where there is a choice. The Apprenticeship is now available for all ages (subject to eligibility) and is made up of a framework of the QCF Certificate, Functional Skills in Maths and English at level 1, An Employment Rights and Responsibilities Work Book (ERR), and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills. Textbooks are provided within the funding.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working for or carrying out voluntary work under a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

The QCF Certificate at Level 2 is also available commercially to those who are not eligible for funding at a price of £1100 +VAT, with an additional cost for the necessary textbooks.

Accounting AAT Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – This QCF Diploma usually takes 12-15 months to complete
Qualification – Accounting AAT Diploma Level 3
Cost – For learners aged up to 24, the Skills Funding Agency currently provides funding for this programme.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working under a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

Acacia Training can access 24+ Advanced learner loans to pay for this training, subject to eligibility.

Commercial cost incl. VAT: £1920 (plus cost of books and AAT fees).

Accounting AAT Diploma Level 4 – Higher Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – This QCF Diploma usually takes 15-18 months to complete
Qualification – QCF Diploma Accounting Level 4
Cost – Commercial course cost incl. VAT: £2000 (plus cost of books and AAT fees)

Appraisal and Effective Performance Management – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This 1-day-course from 9.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £110 plus VAT.

Assertiveness – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1 Day course 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £110.00 + VAT.

Business Administration Diploma Level 2 – Intermediate Apprenticeship

Duration – You can achieve this qualification in a minimum of 12 months, as part of the Intermediate Apprenticeship
Qualification – Business Administration Diploma Level 2
Cost – The Skills Funding Agency requires Acacia Training to choose Apprenticeship funding over any other form of funding where there is a choice. The Apprenticeship is now available for all ages (subject to eligibility) and is made up of a framework of the QCF Certificate, a Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

The QCF Certificate is also available commercially to those who are not eligible for funding at a price of £1100 +VAT.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working with a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

Business Administration Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – You can achieve this qualification in anything between 15 months to 18 months
Cost – Commercial costs incl. VAT: £2220

Business Administration Diploma Level 4 – Higher Apprenticeship

Duration – You can achieve this qualification in anything between 15 months to 18 months
Qualification – Business Administration Diploma Level 4
Cost – For learners aged up to 24, the Skills Funding Agency currently provides funding for this programme.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working under a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

For learners aged 24 years and over, the Advanced Apprenticeship is co-funded with a contribution from the government to add to an employer contribution of £250.

Learner Loans are also available for learners aged over 24 years, have lived in the UK for the past 3 years and have a NI number.

Customer Service Diploma Level 2 – Intermediate Apprenticeship

Duration – You can achieve this qualification in a minimum of 12 months, as part of the Intermediate Apprenticeship
Qualification – Customer Service Diploma Level 2
Cost – The Skills Funding Agency requires Acacia Training to choose Apprenticeship funding over any other form of funding where there is a choice. The Apprenticeship is now available for all ages (subject to eligibility) and is made up of a framework of the QCF Certificate, a Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.
The QCF Certificate is also available commercially to those who are not eligible for funding at a price of £1100 +VAT
To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working with a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

Customer Service Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – You can achieve this qualification in anything between 12 months and 15 months as part of an Apprenticeship.
Qualification – QCF Certificate in Customer Service Level 3
Cost – For learners aged up to 24, the Skills Funding Agency currently provides funding for this programme.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working under a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

Acacia Training can access 24+ Advanced learner loans to pay for this training, subject to eligibility.

Commercial course cost incl. VAT: £2220

Equality and Diversity – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification.
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Information, Advice or Guidance – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – A nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Management Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – This qualification will generally take 12 months to achieve.
Cost –
To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working with a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region. For learners aged under 24, this Management Diploma is funded.

For learners aged 24+, this qualification is funded under a learner loan, subject to eligibility.

Commercial cost incl. VAT: £2220

Management Diploma Level 4 or 5 – Higher Apprenticeship

Duration – This is a comprehensive Management programme that will take between 12 and 18 months to complete
Qualification – Management Diploma Level 4 or 5
Cost – Where we may be unable to access funding for the individual or business we will discuss with you, payment options available, to include government backed students loans for training for the over 24’s.

The Level 4 or 5 Diploma is available commercially at a price of £2000 +VAT.

Managing Meetings – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 Hours 09.30am 12.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £70.00 plus VAT.

Managing Stress at the Workplace – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration: 12.30 – 04.30pm
Cost: £110 plus VAT

Marketing Certificate Level 2 – Intermediate Apprenticeship

Duration – Level 2 Certificate in Marketing will take approximately 9-12 months.
Qualification – QCF qualification in Marketing Level 2
Cost – The Skills Funding Agency requires Acacia Training to choose Apprenticeship funding over any other form of funding.

However, in some cases, the Certificate or Diploma may be offered as a stand-alone QCF qualification.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working under the contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

Marketing Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

This course is is a progression route and for people who wish to further their career in marketing as an advanced apprenticeship.

Medical Administration Diploma Level 2 – Intermediate Apprenticeship

Duration – The learner can achieve this qualification in a minimum of 12 months, as part of the Intermediate Apprenticeship. This course can be started at any time.
Cost – Where not everyone may be eligible for full or part funding, we are experts at matching the variety of government or European funds at our disposal to those seeking our services. Where we may be unable to access funding for the individual or business we will discuss with you any available payment options.

Medical Administration Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship

Duration – The learner can achieve this qualification in a minimum of 12 months, as part of the Advanced Apprenticeship. This course can be started at any time.
Cost – To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working with a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region. For learners aged under 24, this Diploma is funded.

For learners aged 24+, this qualification is funded under a learner loan.

Principles of Team Leading – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Stepping up to Management – Short Course (Exeter)

Stepping up to Management
Duration – 2-day-course
Cost – £250 plus VAT.

Stepping up to Management – Short Course (Taunton/ Exeter)

Duration – 2-day-course
Cost – £250 plus VAT.

Team Building – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1-day course from 9.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £110.00 + VAT.

Team Leading (ILM) Diploma Level 2 – Intermediate Apprenticeship

Duration – There is no set timescale and you can achieve this qualification in anything between 12 and 15 months.
Qualification – QCF Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
Cost – The QCF Diploma is also available commercially to those who are not eligible for funding.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working under a contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

Time Management – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – Approximately 1 – 2 hours.
Cost – £70.00 + VAT.

Understanding Autism – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.

Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities – Distance Learning

Duration – The course is usually delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
Qualification – a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Cost – Due to the availability of government funding, this qualification is usually available at no cost.