As the draft guidance for the structure of funding for apprenticeships is released, employers are made aware that any government funding will come with strings attached. read more ..
One of UK's leading online retailers has embraced apprenticeships with gusto and says the good results so far are just the beginning read more ..
City and Guilds report highlights worrying level of awareness among UK business of the Apprenticeship Levy less than two months before it is due to be introduced - but those in the know are planning to increase apprentice numbers read more ..
New BPP research reveals concerning levels of planned rebranding among businesses gearing up for the Apprenticeship Levy
Decision by Welsh government to add £15.5m to the apprenticeship funding pot is welcomed by business groups, who call for greater collaboration to ensure benefits are truly delivered
Latest report from public sector thinktank calls for greater use of apprenticeships to fill public sector skills gaps
Cardiff announces more funding towards apprenticeships in order to deliver the right skills for the future
Two of the UK's leading professional bodies offer a critique of the '3m by 2020' target, calling for greater emphasis on broadening investment into skills
New DWP report trumpets growing number of older people entering apprenticeships, but calls for more to be done
Newly announced board of the Institute for Apprenticeships includes a mix of industry figures, but AELP disappointed with lack of training provider representation.
Thestre consortium doubles down on its commitment to social inclusion-driven apprenticeships, with 12 new starts announced for 2017
Plans to include small council schools in the apprentice levy regime draws criticism from educational groups
One of the leading media companies in the UK pledges to push forward with its apprenticeship programme
Landmark CBI survey looks at employer intentions, with one third reporting their intention to increase the number of apprenticeships in the coming year.
Apprentice Levy consultation begins ahead of April 2017 introduction.
IT and development company Entanet becomes the latest digital player to dip toe in the water of apprenticeships
College of Policing confirms extension of degree apprenticeship scheme to cover all new recruits to police form 2017