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Countdown to frameworks withdrawal – find out more about apprenticeship standards in our webinar

webinar is on 31 July 2019

31 July 2019 marks one year to go until all remaining apprenticeship frameworks are withdrawn. From 1 August 2020 all new apprenticeship starts will be on the high-quality, reformed apprenticeship standards. Find out more from Annabel Basford .

Happy Father’s Day: a former apprentice tells us how his dad inspired him

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This month we will be celebrating our dads everywhere as part of Father’s Day on 16 June. Niall Geraghty is an Apprenticeship Operations Advisor for the Apprenticeship Service and tells us how his dad inspired him

Setting new standards for apprenticeships

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There are less than 18 months until apprenticeship frameworks will be withdrawn. After July 31 2020, all new apprentice starts will be on high-quality standards (although those who have started a framework by this point will be able to finish …

“The transfers process was simple and took minutes to do”

How Royal Mail is supporting North West Ambulance Service by transferring apprenticeship funds “All of the apprentice information is managed by NWAS. Simple!” Royal Mail Group Talent Development Manager Tracy Fairhurst We became interested in transferring funds when our funding …

Employers: How to recruit your apprentices using the ‘Find an apprenticeship’ service

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  Recruit an apprentice allows both levy paying employers and training providers to advertise on Find an apprenticeship (FAA). We are members of the vacancy services team and user research team at the apprenticeship service.  We are responsible for ensuring …

‘Quick, intuitive, easy’: How we have improved apprenticeship service applications for end-point assessment organisations

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We are launching a new digital system to improve the process for end-point assessment organisations (EPAOs) submitting applications to assess apprenticeship standards. The learning requirements for standards are set out in an assessment plan. We know from feedback from users that …