Questions re ICT technical training budget from 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016

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Subject/Request Details:  What budget has been allocated for ICT technical training from 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016?  How much ICT technical training, has been purchased from QA Limited since 1 April 2015?

Date released:  26 June 2015


The Information Services and Technology Division is the department responsible for ICT within the Bank of England (the ‘Bank’).

The central IT training budget for ISTD for the year 1 March 2015 to 29 February 2016 is £706,000.  Some IT training is arranged and funded by areas outside of ISTD, such training is not recorded centrally.

The Bank has not purchased ICT technical training from QA Limited since 1 April 2015.