• IfA funding rate review: retailer standard facing 20 per cent cut

    The retailer apprenticeship standard is facing a 20 per cent funding cut, following the Institute for Apprenticeships’ review. The level two standard will have its funding cap reduced from £5,000 to £4,000, FE Week has learned. It’s currently the 13th most popular standard, responsible for 2,750 starts in the first nine months of 2017/18. Annette

    17.24 Aug. 21st, 2018 | News

  • IfA funding rate review: Customer service set for 13 per cent cut

    Yet another popular apprenticeship standard is set to have its funding cut, following the Institute for Apprenticeship’s rate review. The level two customer service practitioner standard will have its funding cap reduced by 13 per cent – from £4,000 to £3,500 –  according to documents shared with FE Week. It’s currently the third most popular

    11.43 Aug. 20th, 2018 | News