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Trade Grant

Trade Grant


Available from  28th May 2019, the Tameside Trade Grant is a grant of up to £750 to support new apprentices in allied trades (e.g. construction, plumbing, electrical) to purchase tools for their apprenticeship.  This excludes PPE.

To be eligible for this grant, you must meet the following criteria:
  •  Be a Tameside resident
  •  Aged 16-24
  •  Enrolled on an apprenticeship framework or standard which started from 1st September 2018
  •  Is not taking part in full time education

For further information, please refer to our Terms and Conditions.

If you meet the criteria and would like to apply for the Tameside Trade Grant, please complete and submit an application form along with your Tools Wishlist or receipts for tools already purchased. Please ensure you provide plenty of detail to strengthen your application before submitting.

Please see the attached flowchart which describes the application process:

To enquire further, please contact the Employment and Skills team at:

Email: employmentandskills@tameside.gov.uk
Phone:  0161 342 3111