TRAINING PAYS SCHEME (TPS)

ESF.01.001 – Training for Employment

Objective

The Training Pays Scheme forms part of the ESF.01.001 – Training for Employment Project and it aims to assist individuals to develop and/or improve their skills by participating in further off-the-job training.

The scheme offers assistance in the form of a refund to aid participants with costs relating to training. This refund will be awarded to the individual (trainee) after successful completion of his/her training.

How to apply

Benefiting from the Training Pays Scheme is an easy and simple process and consists of 3 steps:

  1. Choose your desired course from the catalogue.
  2. Fill-in your application form and send it to tps.jobsplus@gov.mt together with the training schedule by the last day of training(the course end date should not include exams, placements or assignments’ deadline dates). The scheme will remain open until end December 2022. N.B. It is important that your chosen training programme’s overall finishing date does not exceed the 30th June 2023, which includes exam dates, placement dates and deadline dates of assignments.  Applications for training programmes with a finishing date exceeding this date will not be accepted.
  3. On successfully completing your training course and obtaining the certificate you can claim your refund.Although claims for reimbursement may be submitted by the 30th October 2023, however to allow Jobsplus to process claims in a timely manner, you are encouraged to submit these within 4 months from the end of the course.

Contact us

Telephone of person responsible: 22201616

Email address of person responsible: deborah.camilleri@gov.mt

Generic telephone number: 22201610

Generic email address: tps.jobsplus@gov.mt

Changes to scheme’s eligibility criteria entered into effect on 17/03/2022