Getting paid for mandatory training

Your employer must pay you for any time you spend on mandatory training. They must pay you the same amount as they would for your normal working hours.

'Mandatory training' is any training that your employer says you need to do.

Mandatory training on furlough

You can train while on furlough. If your furlough pay is below minimum wage, your employer must top up your pay for any time you spend on mandatory training.

Find out more about pay during furlough.