AELP’s events, conferences and webinars are important in providing our members with the most up-to-date information and include key developments within the sector. As an integral part of AELP’s membership offering members do, of course, receive significantly reduced delegate fees to attend. Many of our webinars are offered complimentary including a monthly update from AELP’s CEO Mark Dawe.
Our experienced events team deliver around 150 events per year, including three annual conferences; Spring, Autumn and during the summer, our two-day National Conference which is a must-attend key strategic event within the Skills and Employability sector calendar delivering to nearly 600 attendees per day. Full AELP members receive one complimentary place to attend both days which is worth £575.00 - a significant saving when compared to many of our membership fees.
Events are topical and delivered by high profile and experienced speakers or facilitators and always provide a great opportunity to network with other members. Ranging in size and type they are often delivered around the country bringing the event closer to you.
The partnerships we have with government agencies including; Ofsted, the Institute for Apprenticeships and the Department for Education ensure our events keep you one step ahead of any significant announcements and changes in the sector.
Alongside our events, AELP frequently deliver one hour webinars which offer the opportunity to listen to the latest news and sector developments from the comfort of your office. The recording of the webinar, presentation slides and any Q&As are often sent out post-webinar and are another valuable resource for your organisation.
AELP continues to receive excellent feedback on our events and is proud to deliver this service for our members.
Webinar: Summary of 'lessons learnt' from EPAs conducted so far
Date published: 26.03.2019
Those wishing to understand End Point Assessment and some of the key experiences and lessons, which NOCN has experienced in the last two years of delivery. Thomas Burton will discuss problems, challenging situations and try to dispel some of the myths around the EPA process.
Webinar: An overview of VAT legislation and practice, as it affects the education sector
Date published: 27.03.2019
This webinar will provide a guide through the VAT legislation, as it affects the education sector, with a particular focus on apprenticeships, employability support and vocational learning. It will provide: - a good grounding in VAT legislation and HMRC practice; - an overview of recent changes to the VAT treatment of the provision of education; - a road map to the future development of the tax.
Webinar: Functional Skills Reform Process - what you need to know
Date published: 28.03.2019
This short webinar will provide up to date information to support the ongoing planning and preparation for the new Functional Skills for maths and English on September 1st 2019. The core content will cover updates on the processes for assessment and training and support available to ease the transition. Delegates attending the webinar who have not accessed the ‘Preparing to Implement the Functional Skills Reforms’ webinar will be given access to the overview materials.
AELP Spring Conference 2019
Date published: 29.03.2019
Part of the new suite of AELP National Conferences 2019, the Spring Conference takes place on the day that the UK is scheduled to leave the European Union.
The ICC, Birmingham
Webinar: Key changes to AEB Funding Rules
Date published: 02.04.2019
Save the date!
Subcontracting Readiness: Ready and Robust or Confused and Cautious? SOLD OUT
Date published: 03.04.2019
Understand the key requirements for subcontracting within apprenticeships and avoid costly mistakes
Jurys Inn, Birmingham
Webinar: Improving Your Bid Success
Date published: 04.04.2019
Have you been bidding for opportunities and haven’t been successful? If you want to get away from failed attempts and improve your chance of winning, then this is the webinar for you. This session will give you an overview of the key elements which help improve success and put in place the steps required to win more work.
Webinar: How to successfully prepare for a short notice new provider Ofsted monitoring visit
Date published: 09.04.2019
This webinar will tell you all you need to know about how to try and ensure you succeed at your first Ofsted monitoring visit as a new provider on the Register of Approved Training Providers (ROATP). Key aspects of provision will be examined that inspectors review before making their judgements about your progress against each of the three/four mandatory themes.