Upcoming Events

Forthcoming Events & Webinars

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. Click here to access Webinar Recordings On Demand »»

AELP continues to receive excellent feedback on our events and is proud to deliver this service for our members.

05 Dec

The Equality Challenge - What equality and diversity means for providers and delivery

Date published: 05.12.2019

  • Webinars

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This webinar will: - discuss what the first provider reports, published in October 2019, under the new Education Inspection Framework (EIF) tell us - share thinking on current and future equalities challenges for businesses and what we need to know and do in order to re-shape and respond them - explore what this means for providers’ staff development, curricula, assessments, and inspection – and how we can improve

online

11 Dec

Higher Apprenticeships Conference 2019

Date published: 11.12.2019

  • Events and Conferences

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We are delighted to announce that AELP's Chief Executive, Mark Dawe will be sharing leading keynote insights at this year’s highly anticipated National Apprenticeships Conference 2019! And as a valued member of AELP, we’d like to offer you the chance to take advantage of an exclusive 15% discount to join Mark on the 11th of December at the Congress Centre. Mark Dawe will be joined by the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education, Office for Students (OfS), ESFA as well as a Provider

Congress Centre

11 Dec

How to make sure your safeguarding arrangements are Ofsted ready

Date published: 11.12.2019

  • Webinars

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Find out what Ofsted inspectors will be looking for in order to judge your safeguarding arrangements as ‘effective’ on inspection.

online

13 Dec

CEO Member Update Webinar

Date published: 13.12.2019

  • Webinars

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An update from AELP's Chief Executive, Mark Dawe on the key issues arising over the past month. Agenda - General Election outcome for skills - Apprenticeship reforms inc. latest AELP non-levy survey - Subcontracting – expectations for lead contractors - Success rates, QAR and minimum standards - Devolution update and measuring impact through outcomes - Ofsted and AELP Practitioner Events in early 2020 - Q&As

online

16 Dec

English and Maths Special Interest Group (1)

Date published: 16.12.2019

  • Member Exclusive Meetings
  • Special Interest Groups

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Previously held as Functional Skills, the AELP English & maths SIG aims to create a forum in which members can consider the opportunities available to providers wishing to develop a portfolio of provision at Entry, Level 1 and Level 2 . The meetings will also capture the views and common interest of members already involved in the development and delivery of provision at this level that can help to inform AELP’s view on key policy issues.

London

17 Dec

Ofsted Nominee Training

Date published: 17.12.2019

  • Events and Conferences

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A timely update on representing your organisation as the Ofsted nominee under the new Education Inspection Framework (EIF).

Hilton Leeds City

18 Dec

Delivering inclusive routes into employment for learners with LDD/SEND

Date published: 18.12.2019

  • Webinars

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A look at supporting learners who have learning difficulties and disabilities or health problems, inclusive routes into employment, your role as a training provider and the support available.

online

08 Jan

T Levels Update - Progress towards September 2020 and beyond

Date published: 08.01.2020

  • Webinars

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It’s now less than a year until the first T Levels are due to be taught in September 2020, but there still seems much to do and much to bottom out before we get there. Paul Warner has been leading on T Level policy for AELP since its introduction, and will give an overview of progress to date – what we know, and what we still don’t.

online

08 Jan

Understanding and preparing for the requirements of the New Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) (Birmingham)

Date published: 08.01.2020

  • Events and Conferences

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An essential guide to understanding the content of the EIF. How inspectors will form their judgments on the quality of education and how colleges and training providers can gather and present evidence to demonstrate how their work meets or exceeds the expectations of the inspection framework.

The BCEC, Birmingham

14 Jan

Visual Learning approaches to teaching

Date published: 14.01.2020

  • Webinars

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Save the date!

online

15 Jan

Getting tender ready - Be sure you can win and implement new business

Date published: 15.01.2020

  • Webinars

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The training provider market has changed significantly over the last few years, with more and more contracts going to tender. Do you need to start tendering for business and are not sure where to begin? If the answer is yes, this is the webinar for you. It will help you to: - be clear on how to identify opportunities and decide what to tender for - understand the tender writing process and the resources/time required - have an understanding of what happens when you win

online

16 Jan

Implementing Prevent & the Responsibilities of the Statutory Duty in the FE Skills Sector

Date published: 16.01.2020

  • Events and Conferences

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A workshop to equip FE Skills providers with detailed understanding & practical advice to effectively implement the Prevent Statutory Duty

Novotel Birmingham Centre

21 Jan

20% Off the Job Training - Making it work for you

Date published: 21.01.2020

  • Webinars

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Save the date!

online

22 Jan

Understanding and preparing for the requirements of the New Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) (Manchester)

Date published: 22.01.2020

  • Events and Conferences

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An essential guide to understanding the content of the EIF. How inspectors will form their judgments on the quality of education and how colleges and training providers can gather and present evidence to demonstrate how their work meets or exceeds the expectations of the inspection framework.

Novotel Manchester Centre

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