By: Paul Offord

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The government should make sure employers are aware of the 20-per-cent off the job training rule, sector figures have said, after nearly a third were shown to be...
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The chief executive of a large general further education college in the north of England has resigned. The Sheffield College confirmed today that Paul Corcoran “has decided to...
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Plans to invest £76 million into retraining adults who want to work in the digital and construction sectors have been explained ahead of the budget. The Treasury will...
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There were many winners to emerge from the AEB procurement, including two new prime providers which each received more than £1 million. Top of the list of first-time...
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A total of £5.2 million was shared among 19 general FE colleges during the recent adult education budget procurement, sparking complaints that the money did not go to...
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A new inquiry into the quality of apprenticeships and skills training has been launched by the House of Commons education select committee. Former apprenticeships and skills minister Robert...
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Bradford College has confirmed that its group chief executive is stepping down after it received both a financial notice to improve and an Oftsed grade three in short...
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The AoC Beacon Award winners, which recognise innovative and outstanding activities in colleges across the UK, have been announced. The ceremony took place this evening on the opening...
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The government will host a special summit at the end of this month to launch a new ‘skills partner’ programme with employers to help develop technical and vocational...
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More than 70,000 visitors are expected to pack out the sixth annual Skills Show in Birmingham this week, and qualification for next year’s EuroSkills competition and the continental...
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The new chief executive of the Institute for Apprenticeships is military man Sir Gerry Berragan, who was previously unveiled as a board member. He was a career soldier...