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27th Jan 2016

New careers advice legislation to get providers into schools

A new law would see apprenticeship providers and staff from colleges visit schools as part of careers advice from early secondary school to talk to pupils about the opportunities open to them through apprenticeships or other technical and professional education routes. Read more >

7th Jan 2016

SFA subcontracting external audit requirement – a reminder

In response to ministerial concerns contained in the Skills Funding Letter issued in February 2015, SFA funding agreements for 2015/16 contained a clause about a new annual subcontracting assurance requirement. The clause requires most lead providers to obtain an external audit report providing assurance on the arrangements they have in place to manage and control subcontracts. Read more >

4th Jan 2016

Winter Warmer | Mix & Match

AELP ‘Winter Warmer’ on all marketing activities and advertising; where you buy three items for the price of two, the cheapest item is free! It's a great chance to promote your services and new product offers in 2016 to AELP member organisations using range of marketing activities. Read more >

15th Dec 2015

1 week left to respond: Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme – Impact Survey

Provider feedback is vital when making a case to funding bodies for ongoing support.

Have you visited the Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme (ASSP) website and used any of the resources?

Have you accessed support through the ASSP programme in other ways (perhaps through consultancy, events, webinars)? Then we would really like to hear from you. Read more >