£499,900 Black Country ESF Call for Information, Advice & Guidance

June 27, 2016 1:10 pm

The Skills Funding Agency published an Information, Advice and Guidance ESF funding call for Black Country Young People aged 16-24 years. Currently £449,900 is available for the period from August 2016 to March 2018. This may be increased if additional funding becomes available. The Services must provide a focused careers guidance service to young people in the Black Country LEP area to enable them to identify opportunities to move into employment, training or education

£1.9M Black Country ESF Call: Support for the Unemployed

June 27, 2016 12:11 pm

The Skills Funding Agency published a new European Social Fund call for the Black Country: Access to Employment - Support for the Unemployed. £1,900,000 is available for the period from August 2016 to March 2018. The aim of the call is to provide bespoke support and training for the unemployed and those economically inactive and seeking a return to the labour market but facing skills related barriers to entering the labour market.

NEW European Social Fund Workshops & Events

June 27, 2016 11:34 am

The Black Country ESF Technical Assistance Team is pleased to present a series of European Social Fund Capacity Building Workshops to take place between July-September 2016. The Workshops, available to Black Country organisations, will provide a comprehensive overview of complex European Social Fund rules and regulations and will help build compliant and robust Black Country ESF projects.

ERDF Project Management Workshop

ERDF Training and Consultancy Tender

June 15, 2016 11:36 am

Walsall Council wishes to procure an ERDF Training Programme and Capacity Building Service for the Black Country ERDF Technical Assistance Team. Contract delivery will commence 13th June 2016 and will end 31st December 2018.The tender documentation is published on and national contracts finder.