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The Future of Apprenticeships in England | 17 Apr 2014
This page brings together the relevant documentation for the Government’s proposed reforms to Apprenticeships in England.
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AELP National Conference 2014 - #aelp14 2-3 June | London | 16 Apr 2014
2-3 June | London

Since the launch of the AELP National Conference website over two weeks ago, nearly 200 attendees have already registered to attend on day 1 and on day 2; plus over 60% of the exhibitor booths have now been sold.

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Apprenticeship reforms – two new AELP briefing papers produced | 16 Apr 2014
As part of its representations on the latest government consultation on the apprenticeship reforms, AELP will publish later today (16 April 2014) two business briefing papers (numbers 5 and 6):
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Bid now for the Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme | 16 Apr 2014
AELP would like to remind providers that the Prospectus and Application Form for the new Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme (ASSP) has now been published!
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Delivery of new Youth Employment Initiative should be open to all providers | 16 Apr 2014
The full press release is available to download below.
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First blog post on supporting traineeship staff | 16 Apr 2014
As reported last week, 14 successful bidders have now started to deliver their projects through the Traineeships Staff Support Programme (funded by The Education and Training Foundation).
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Funding of apprenticeships 2013 to 2014 | 16 Apr 2014
Following the decision to replace existing apprenticeship frameworks with new standards the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) has decided not to implement the new matrix-based rates methodology for new apprenticeship frameworks but will maintain the approach of setting rates based on the activity costs information.
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John Robertshaw | 16 Apr 2014
We are sorry to announce the death of John Robertshaw, after a short illness, at the age of 71.
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New statutory guidance for schools on careers advice published | 16 Apr 2014
The statutory guidance for schools on careers advice
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Phishing attempt using SFA name | 16 Apr 2014
A phishing attempt has been made using the SFA’s name to try to obtain bank details of a provider.
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