Toolkit

The ULF Toolkit is a new resource to help you to bid for, manage and report on your ULF project.

Prospectus

Unions wishing to bid for projects to start in April 2012, for which the Prospectus is available, can now apply. Please register through the member's page.

Members

Login to access, view and manage your ULF applications and contracts, or register to become a member.

Welcome to the Union Learning Fund (ULF) website. The union learning fund supports union learning projects to transform the lives of their members in developing skills, achieving qualifications and promoting lifelong learning opportunities within the workplace. The fund has helped hundreds of thousands of workers on their learning journey with the support of over 26,000 dedicated Union Learning Reps (ULRs) who work voluntarily to make a real difference within their workplaces, local communities and working in partnership help to improve productivity within their businesses, industries and wider economy.

The site provides helpful resources to help you manage your project effectively. Sample templates and useful documents are arranged by heading in Resources. Latest events, news and case studies of success stories are also included to inspire and share good practice. Don't forget to upload your events and send us details of your experiences and successes as well as photographs and video clips. You can contact any of the ULF team through the contacts page

        

The government is currently piloting major changes to the skills funding regime in England through the Employer Ownership Pilot (EOP). This pilot is giving employers direct access to government subsidy for workforce training as opposed to the traditional arrangement whereby all government funding goes direct to colleges and training providers....
30 Sep 2013

This charter has been written to help unions negotiate for high quality Traineeships that safeguard against the exploitation of young people. If you wish to negotiate with your employer about putting in place a Traineeship programme, you may wish to consider the following points: Duration of work experience placements Job...
1 Aug 2013

Sign up for email alerts or keep an eye on the website to receive these regular e-bulletins with updates about what is happening in Supporting Learners in unionlearn, unions and the wider network. http://www.unionlearn.org.uk/our-work-and-projects/supporting-learners/supporting-learners-news Contact Ian Borkett, IBorkett@tuc.org.uk if you know of any items that should be included in the...
20 May 2013
11 Dec 2013
Functional Skills Task Group
The meeting of the Functional Skills Task Group will take place on Wednesday 11th December in Congress House, London. Any papers, together with the agenda for the day will be sent to members of the group nearer the time. Please contact Pauline Murphy from the ULF Team should you need any...

5 Dec 2013
Quarterly Project Managers meeting
The next Quarterly Project Managers meeting will take place on Thursday 5th December at Congress House, London. Registration is at 10.30 for an 11am start, finishing no later than 3.30. Pauline Murphy from the ULF Team will send out further details to all Project Managers, together with the agenda for...

25 Sep 2013
Quarterly Project Managers meeting
The next Quarterly Project Managers meeting will take place on Wednesday 25th September at Congress House, London. Registration is at 10.30 for an 11am start, finishing no later than 3.30. Pauline Murphy from the ULF Team will be contacting all Project Managers with further details of the day nearer the time.

Welcome to the Union Learning Fund (ULF) web site. The aim of the site is to provide unions with information about how to apply for funding.

The main documents you need to make a bid to the ULF have been grouped under Key Documents. A wide range of templates and sample documents are arranged by heading in resources, to help you manage your project at all the different stages. Previous success stories can be found in Case Studies - and we're always looking for more...