NEW Small Skills Project funding

Open to individual businesses in rural Norfolk and North Suffolk to apply. 

Up to 50% funding for the costs of training with no minimum grant level.

LIFT Skills is a grant scheme managed by Norfolk County Council and funded by the European Social Fund. We can fund support for managers and workers in small and medium sized businesses to gain skills and progress at work. The schemes is open to businesses in rural Norfolk (not Norwich, Gt Yarmouth or Gorleston towns) and those in north Suffolk and Waveney (not Lowestoft).

We have a new ‘Small Skills Project’ application process available now for individual businesses to apply directly, you could be eligible to apply if your business needs training that is not a statutory requirement and not already available through another LIFT funded training scheme.

For more details and to check your eligibility please email the LIFT funding team at