• AELP calls for March 2020 end to non-levy transition period

    Any transition period for moving small employers onto the apprenticeship service should only last until March 2020 to avoid another “unnecessary procurement exercise”, the Association of Employment and Learning Providers has said. It’s one of a number of proposals the AELP has put forward for the non-levy transition period and creating a sustainable apprenticeship system,

    0.01 Sep. 21st, 2018 | News

  • UVAC demands special treatment for degree apprenticeships

    The University Vocational Awards Council is demanding special treatment for universities offering degree apprenticeships, following the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s recent decision to extend existing non-levy contracts by a year.   The body, which represents HE institutes delivering vocational training, is claiming that degree apprenticeship provision has been hit the hardest by the move

    10.41 Aug. 22nd, 2018 | News

  • Tight deadline for ESFA survey on non-levy transition period for providers

    Providers are being asked for their views on the expansion of the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s apprenticeships service– but they only have four days to respond. The agency emailed all those currently on the register of apprenticeship training providers today, inviting them to complete a survey asking for their views on the “best way

    12.41 Aug. 16th, 2018 | News