Home › Forums › Data issues › Prisoners This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by steveh 3 months, 2 weeks ago. Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) Author Posts donna1805Participant Hi – Can anyone advise as to whether or not we can fund prisoners to do apprenticeships and if so how these are funded. Many Thanks Donna November 8, 2018 at 11:09 am #305527 Martin WestParticipant Hi Donna, IF a prisoner is eligible (Employed under an Apprenticeship Agreement) to undertake an Apprenticeship they would be funded the same as any other Apprentice. November 8, 2018 at 1:00 pm #305558 stevehParticipant All prisoner education is through MoJ now, so I think the short answer is “no”. Article from May here: https://bigissue.com/latest/the-ministry-of-justice-is-promising-to-help-educate-and-employ-prisoners/ mentions a pathway to apprenticeship for prisoners, although this seems to have been in the planning for at least two years!!! https://feweek.co.uk/2016/11/04/prisoners-to-work-towards-apprenticeships/ November 8, 2018 at 1:06 pm #305562 Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.