ELCAS / Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC)

ELCAS / Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC)

British Military Fitness are an approved learning provider for ELCAS. The MOD’s Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELC) is an initiative to promote lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces. The ELC scheme provides financial support in the form of a single up-front payment in each of a maximum of three separate financial years.

You are reminded that ELC funding is only available for pursuit of higher level learning i.e. for courses that result in a nationally recognised qualification at Level three or above on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF).

Enhanced Learning Credits Process

Here are instructions on how you can access the ELC scheme:

  1. Choose your course
    1. Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training / Download ELCAS Form
    2. Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training / Download ELCAS Form
    3. Level 4 Award in Strength & Conditioning / Download ELCAS Form
  2. Fill out the pre-filled ELCAS claim form which you can download from the above links – ensure you download the correct form.
  3. Give your claim form to your education or resettlement officer for approval
  4. ELCAS will then check your eligibility for funding and approve usually within 5-10 days.
  5. Once your claim is approved by ELCAS you will be sent a Claim Authorisation Number (CAN)
  6. Send your CAN to us and book your course with us by paying your 20% personal contribution (as required by ELCAS)

Many of our staff are ex military and have been through this process, we are here to help so please don’t hesitate to get in touch by email.