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East Renfrewshire Council Get to Zero - Green Job Skills Training Grant

Support provided by East Renfrewshire Council

What does this involve?

Funding is available for businesses in East Renfrewshire to develop and provide training for their employees in green technologies and energy efficiency systems and jobs. These can include:

  • solar thermal technologies
  • energy efficiencies in oil and gas domestic heating systems
  • rain water or grey water systems

The training can be delivered at college level or through private organisations. 

The grant is match funded and will cover 50% of the training course fees, up to a maximum of £1,000. It is capped at £500 per employee.

Am I eligible?

Yes, if your business is in East Renfrewshire.

What does this cost?

The Get to Zero – Green Jobs Skills Training Grant is a match-funded grant. The grant covers 50% of your costs up to a maximum of £1,000, and you will have to provide the rest from other sources. It is also capped at £500 per employee.

It is free to apply.

Who is this for?

Businesses in East Renfrewshire that wish to train and develop employees in green jobs and skills.

How long does this take?

It takes around 30 minutes to complete the application process. Once your application is received, initial compliance checks will be carried out and a member of the council's Business Growth team will be in touch to discuss your application.

Next steps

Visit the East Renfrewshire Council website for full details and to apply.

Support provided by East Renfrewshire Council