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Advanced Learner Loan Bulletin June 2017


Enhancements to the Learning Provider Portal

FE Account Manager Region & Contact Update


As part of our ongoing process to improve how we engage with you, we have recently introduced a new FE Account Manager to our team. As a result, we have reviewed how our Account Manager regions are structured to ensure we provide the best service coverage possible.

2017/18 Advanced Learner Loan application now open


The Advanced Learner Loan 17/18 online application, for courses starting from the 1st August 2017, is now available to learners.

EU Nationals update


Changes to Interest Rates and Thresholds


Announcement of annual updates to Student Loan Interest Rates and Thresholds

Learning Provider Bulletin - Update of LA 60126292


Learning Provider Bulletin - July 2016


May 2016 Learning Provider Seminar Presentations


The presentations from the May 2016 Learning Provider Seminars are now available!

The Advanced Learner Loans 16/17 online application is now open


The Advanced Learner Loan 16/17 online application, for courses starting from the 1st August 2016, is now available to learners.

2016 Learning Provider Seminars


The 2016 Learning Provider Seminar is now open for registration!

ALL Provider Bulletin - Advanced Learner Loans Expansion


24+ Advanced Learning Loans are to be expanded in 2016/17. They will be known as Advanced Learner Loans and will be available to those aged 19 and above and for study at level 3 to level 6.

Learning Provider Bulletin - December - Advanced Learner Loans Expansion


From academic year 2016/17, the Department for Business Innovation and Skills are expanding Advanced Learner Loans to include those aged 19 - 23 years old and those studying at level 5 and level 6.

Learning Provider Bulletin - November 2015 Enhancements


Six enhancements were introduced into the LP Portal, including the Auto Cancellation functionality, on Saturday 22nd November.

Learning Provider Bulletin - October 2015


Two LP Portal system enhancements have been made to the LP Portal on Saturday 24th October.

Learning Provider Bulletin - September 2015


Learning Provider Bulletin - October 2015


The Advanced Learning Loans Provider Support Pack has been published by the Skills Funding Agency.

Learning Provider Bulletin - August 2015


A system enhancement around payment scheduling rules has been made to the LP Portal on Sunday August 23rd 2015

Learning Provider Bulletin - June 2015


Learning Provider Bulletin - May 2015


15/16 Online Application Launch- 5th May 2015

Learning Provider Bulletin - January 2015


13/14 Notification of Cancellations

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