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Keep up-to-date with the latest L&D trends and research

From funding and training to advice and best practice, our Apprenticeships Blog houses a whole host of information on the subject – including the Government’s upcoming apprenticeship levy.

We’ll frequently be updating the articles, expert opinions, and facts and figures here on our Apprenticeships Blog, so do check in regularly to learn more on how best to make the scheme work for you.

And we don’t just deliver knowledge.

We also offer renowned higher and degree apprenticeship packages to help improve your organisation’s productivity and performance.

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Use apprenticeships to support your business objectives

It’s now widely accepted that organisations are under pressure to adapt within the context of rapid environmental change, which explains why the conversation has moved.

13th February 2017
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Transform your business with degree apprenticeships

The noise around degree apprenticeships has been steadily building over the past year or so and, unless you’ve managed to avoid the business media, you’ll have.

7th February 2017
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Why apprenticeships went degree-level

The UK is suffering from acute skills shortages in key areas, particularly in STEM subjects.

11th January 2017
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The changing face of apprenticeships: four reasons why they’re growing in popularity

Reasons why apprenticeships are growing in popularity in the UK.

9th December 2016
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What are apprenticeship standards?

Explanation and examples of the new apprenticeships standards - and how they will help businesses build a talent pipeline to fulfil skills needs.

2nd December 2016
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Apprentices and employers featured on BBC's The Bottom Line

Listen now or download for later: Evan Davis discusses the pros and cons of degree apprenticeships.

15th November 2016
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The Open University and KPMG apprenticeships guide for employers

Download Maximising apprenticeships for improved performance and results; a guide for employers by The Open University and KPMG.

8th November 2016
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New funding details for the apprenticeship levy released

Summary of the 25 October 2016 Department for Education (DfE) update that clarified the policy for apprenticeship funding and the apprenticeship levy.

27th October 2016
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The true value of degree apprenticeships: for employees, employers and society

Can degree apprenticeships be considered as viable alternatives to traditional university study? Will they make a change to the UK skills landscape?

11th October 2016
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How can we reverse the digital skills gap?

Can the Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship deliver the highly-sought-after technical skills that UK employers need?

29th September 2016

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