• AAC Awards 2019 winners crowned

    The country’s best apprenticeship providers, employers and champions have been honoured at the Annual Apprenticeship Awards 2019. More than 500 people celebrated the winners at a glittering gala dinner at the Annual Apprenticeship Conference, held in Birmingham. This is the second year of the awards. Organised by FE Week and the Association of Employment and

    7.38 Mar. 29th, 2019 | News

  • Panel debates end-point assessment and RoATP

    Concerns about quality and the impact of reforms on social mobility dominated the panel debate of FE and skills sector leaders at the Annual Apprenticeship Conference. Dame Asha Khemka DBE, principal of West Nottinghamshire College and a member of the board of the Institute for Apprenticeship, called for the sector to “work together to find

    18.00 Mar. 24th, 2017 | News

  • Apprenticeship providers warned not to sacrifice quality

    The “new apprenticeship system is the eBay of education” and “will drive down quality”,  the boss of the Association of Employment and Learning providers told delegates at FE Week’s third Annual Apprenticeships Conference. There were further strong words from the Department for Education’s director of apprenticeships David Hill, who told providers not to “do a

    14.14 Mar. 24th, 2017 | News