Understanding Further Education: A one-day workshop for the arts and cultural sector

Ideal if you work for a creative or cultural organisation and want to increase your engagement with Further Education settings

A one-day course which provides a practical guide to better connecting your arts and cultural learning programmes with Further Education settings. Explore ways to enable greater access to young people in further education, reach new education partners and open up potential funding opportunities in the process.


  • Demystifying the world of Further Education: an insight into ways of reaching new education partners and funding opportunities
  • Understanding the National Skills Academy and the role of Creative & Cultural Skills
  • An introduction to available programmes and funding levels
  • Case studies of traineeships, apprenticeships and study programmes
  • Myth and jargon busting: how to ‘talk FE’
  • Information about Arts Award and Artsmark in Further Education settings
  • A look at the future: new apprenticeship standards & funding

We can also offer this course in-house anywhere in the UK, for up to 25 people 

More information can be found here