Finance & Funding
Alpha Skills Finance Options
Alpha Skills are proud to be one of the first Training Providers to offer affordable 0% finance, along with a suite of supporting finance products, to help spread the cost of training. Our hope is to make the cost of training more affordable to individuals and organisations alike.
We currently cater for individuals to apply for personal finance agreements, with the Business-to-Business service being launched in Q1 this year.
- 12 Months | 0% APR Interest Free
- 24 Months | 9.9% APR
- 36 Months | 12.9% APR
Our quick and easy application process can be fully completed online in a matter of minutes. All you need is your last 3 years address history and bank account details. Other details required are as simple and straight forward as your name and date of birth.
Our built-in system will provide a credit score for your chosen option and screen any further options you may be eligible for, providing you with a choice to proceed.
Minimum Loan Value (12 month product) £250 (this is the total value less deposit)
Minimum Loan Value (24 & 36 month product) £450 (this is the total value less deposit)
Standard Terms for Personal Finance...
- Applicants must be 18 years of age or older
- Applicants must have a good credit rating with no late payments, debt relief orders, CCJs, IVAs or bankruptcies
- You are a permanent UK resident and are able to supply a UK address history for at least 3 years
- You must be working at least 16 hours per week. Applications from unemployed single house persons will not be considered.
We are proud to be registered with ELCAS (Centre Number 4573). Contact us for a list of eligible courses, dates, costs, accommodation options and anything else we can help with!
Alpha Skills are committed to helping our nation's military transition in to civilian occupations. As proud partners of British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) we help to support serving and ex-military personnel gain the skills they need to access civilian job roles, suitable to experience or any other chosen career path.
We are always happy to assist. Please contact us for more information relating to ELCAS funding, guidance on suitable qualifications relating to future goals or any other related advice.
ReACT (Wales Only)
Welsh Governments ReAct scheme is designed to help those made redundant gain the skills necessary to seek employment in their chosen field. Alpha Skills have always been happy to accept candidates through the Welsh Government's ReAct scheme, offer flexible training programmes to ensure that candidates get the most from their funding. Please contact our Head Office to speak to one of our Customer Services Team regarding your career goals and any complementary training.
For further advice and support please also see the Careers Wales website. Careers Wales and Job Centre Plus should be your first port-of-call when looking in to ReAct Funding. They will guide you through a career action plan and offer advise relating to relevant training.
Construction Support Groups
Alpha Skills work closely with many of the regional CITB Training & Support Groups allowing members access to professional, friendly advice and funding towards training.
Each Support Group is run by its own Group Training Officer who will help you to source the right qualifications for the job. Excellent networking opportunties are also available through monthly regional meetings where you can voice your opinions as part of the group and gather support.
Want to know more? Contact your Regional Training Officer...
Gemma Mineur | firstname.lastname@example.org | 07725 224865
Lesley Hughes | email@example.com | 07817 641984
Joanne Popham | firstname.lastname@example.org | 07591 969724
Lynette Anthony | email@example.com | 01554 748181
Lisa Brinson Phillips | firstname.lastname@example.org | 07470 138815
Julie Sayce | email@example.com | 07557 911232
Sarah Horsfall | firstname.lastname@example.org | 01495 333575
Vanessa Wilmut | email@example.com | 0117 953 5367
Consumer credit service is provided by Pay4Later Ltd. Pay4Later authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Interim Permission Number: 0616240). Registered offices are at 33 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8AG. For more information please refer to www.pay4later.com/consumerfaq or visit www.pay4later.com
Finance is provided through the Pay4Later platform by a number of lenders. You will be offered the best rate available based on your credit history and our lenders’ credit decision policies. You will be informed who the lender is at the point the loan is offered, and provided with their full contact details.