Employer Training Incentive Pilot

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce understands the vital importance of having a skilled and flexible workforce.

A skilled and flexible workforce is able to make a maximum contribution to the success of business both today and in the future.

The Employer Training Incentive Pilot Grant (ETIP) involves:
  • Easy application and prompt response

  • Available to Suffolk & Norfolk SMEs

  • For employees (including Apprentices) over 19 years old

  • Charity Volunteers

  • Supports learning with grants up to £1500 per learner

  • Pays 25% for non-accredited and Levels 1-2 training and qualifications

  • Pays 40% for Levels 3-4 qualifications (80% of the grant is available after 3 months of training)

Eligible training must be additional (non-mandatory) and boost productivity and efficiency by upskilling staff.

For more information about ETIP please contact the ETIP team at Suffolk Chamber of Commerce:

Mick Biegel OBE, ETIP Manager, on 01473 694810 or mick@suffolkchamber.co.uk

Patricia Long, ETIP Administrator, on 01473 694811 or patricia@suffolkchamber.co.uk


The New Application and Guidance Notes can be downloaded below: 




The flyer can be downloaded below:

This project has been partly supported by HM Government with Employer Ownership funding.

Working with partners, Suffolk Chamber of Commerce is delivering this Pilot.