Our regular blog, Insight, looks at developments in the apprenticeships and work-based learning sector.
2017: The year in apprenticeships (part one)
January 6th 2018
Across two parts, we will explore the big themes and issues that emerged in 2017 in the apprenticeship world and also attempt some crystal ball gazing for 2018.
Why degree apprenticeships are a win-win for both sides
It’s clear what makes higher and degree apprenticeships an attractive option for school leavers. As one student studying for a degree apprenticeship through Pizza Hut put it: ‘It seems too good to be true.’.
Digital Apprenticeship Service: getting your funding back
September 14, 2017
The Digital Apprenticeship Service is live! Understand the background to this important new apprenticeship tool for employers and learn how to setup your account.
Hints and tips for hiring apprentices - an interview with Graham Howe
July 19, 2017
In this insightful interview, Graham Howe, Director of The London College of Apprenticeship Training and The London Apprenticeship Company offers employers some useful hints and tips for hiring apprentices.
Changes to apprenticeship assessment: life beyond the Regulated Qualifications Framework…
May 30, 2017
The current wave of changes to Apprenticeships represent more than just a shake-up of course content and funding provision, substantial though the change to these areas are.