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16-17 Term 1 prospectusApplication Process for the Partnership Delivery 2016 - 2017

All applications for funding will be received using the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council procurement process. If you are interested in submitting an application, please complete an application form available from the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council procurement web page


To access the full specification and application form, organisations will need to be registered on the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council procurement system


Key Dates: Applications

Please note: Applications will be approved subject to sufficient funds being available. Projects can be short or long but all activity must be completed by 30th June 2017.



Release of the 2016-2017 Community Learning offer

25th July 2016

Sandwell Community Learning briefing

25th July 2016

Invitations to submit applications for delivery to commence September 2016

15th August 2016 – 26th August 2016

Notification of results from Project Appraisal Panel

9th September 2016

Contracts awarded

Week commencing 12th September 2016

Before submitting an application form, please read the Adult Skills Programme Specification and Guidance 2016-2017

To support the application process, please also download the attached powerpoint.

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You can register your interest with us for qualification courses during 2016/2017 by using This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

So that we can best deal with your enquiry, please state your course interest (for example, Maths, English, ICT, Employability, Administration etc…) and where you would prefer to study, together with a telephone contact number if possible.

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