ID Course Name Description
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).

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

Children and Young People’s Workforce Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – You can achieve this Advanced Apprenticeship or with a Learner Loan (if you are over 24 years old) in anything between 18 months and 24 months
Qualification – QCF Diploma in Children and Young People’s Workforce 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 contract of employment with a local employer in the South West Region.

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.

Commercial course cost incl. VAT: £2340

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

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

Duration – This is a technical qualification which can take between 18 and 24 months to achieve as a component of an Advanced Apprenticeship
Qualification – Hairdressing Level 3
Cost – For learners aged up to 24, the Skills Funding Agency requires Acacia Training to choose Advanced Apprenticeship funding over any other form of funding where there is a choice. The Advanced Apprenticeship is now available for all ages (subject to eligibility) and is made up of a framework of the QCF Diploma, Functional Skills at the appropriate level, and an Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook.

To access this funding via Acacia Training, applicants must be working under 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: £2880

Health & Social Care Diploma Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – The Advanced Apprenticeship takes at least 12 to 18 months to complete
Qualification – Health & Social Care Diploma Level 3
Cost – This qualification can normally be fully funded depending on eligibility.

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 those not eligible for apprenticeship funding or wanting to complete the full framework this qualification can also be funded through an Advanced Learner Loan.

Commercial course cost incl. VAT: £2340

Leadership for the Children and Young Peoples Workforce Diploma Level 5 (City & Guilds)

Duration – This Level 5 Diploma will last 24 months
Qualification – City & Guilds award
Cost – The cost of this Level 5 Diploma is currently £2000+ VAT.

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

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.

Supporting Teaching Level 3 – Advanced Apprenticeship (or stand alone Diploma)

Duration – This Level 3 Diploma will last 18 months and the learner can start at any time of the year.
Outcomes – There will be increasing opportunities for apprentices to take on a wider range of responsibilities. Opportunities also exist to move into other roles across the wider children’s workforce eg, child care, play work or youth work. Dependant on the specialist optional units taken, a range of specialist roles may be open to the apprentice.
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 level 3 training for the over 24’s.

The max. learner loan amount set by Government: £2225.

Commercial course cost incl. VAT: £1920