OCN Accredited Course for Funding Advisers

fit4funding is offering their innovative online course for funding advisers. This course is the online translation of fit4funding's face to face OCN accredited course for giving Funding Advice. It is aimed at individuals whose work involves advising community and voluntary groups on funding and funding related issues. For example; specialist funding advisors, community or umbrella agency workers whose remit includes giving funding advice, or people new to giving funding advice.

Posted: 10/03/2022

Fit4funding has successfully delivered this Open College Network level 3 accredited course to learners face to face for over 8 years, training well over 1000 funding advisors in England and Wales. This version of the course will be delivered completely on-line with two very experienced and fully qualified f4f funding advice e-learning tutors, who will offer individual support and guidance throughout.

The courses run over an 8 week period and requires learners to commit to approx 4 hours participation per week. Learners can work at their own pace and in their own time, and will engage in a range of inter-active experiences and networking opportunities with other learners.

The course will cover:

• The role of the funding advisor

• Good practice in giving funding advice

• Diagnosing groups’ needs

• Clarifying complex funding criteria

• Giving feedback on draft applications

• Voluntary sector funding trends

Course start date: 5th September 2011

Enrolment date: 24th August 2011

Course cost – £295.00 for voluntary and community sector organisations.

£395.00 for statutory organisations

Booking: Contact fit4funding on 01924 239063 or e-mail –

Basic computer skills are necessary to successfully undertake this course e.g. word processing, email, internet. Broadband access is required.

Please complete the attached Booking Form with Terms and Conditions and return by email to to secure your place

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