External courses, conferences and workshops


Members of staff may apply to Organisational Development to fund up to half the cost of external courses, conferences and workshops (up to a maximum of £500).Please note that applications cannot be considered retrospectively.

How to apply

  1. Download and fill in the external events application form
  2. Pass it to your line manager and get them to sign it
  3. Email the completed form to

Once this form has been received and checked, a member of the Organisational Development team will let you know as soon as possible if you have been successful in your application for funding.

Please note that if you wish to apply for funding for a formal qualification, you should use the post entry application form.