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.
Preparing for closure of legacy Functional Skills qualifications
Date published: 02.04.2020
As we approach the closure of the legacy Functional Skills in maths and English at all levels it is important that centres ensure that they have arrangements in place that will minimise the disruption to learner’s completion and certification. This webinar will provide all the necessary information to support a successful transition.
Chief Executive Officer's COVID-19 Weekly Member Update
Date published: 03.04.2020
A weekly update from AELP's Chief Executive, Mark Dawe during the COVID-19 crisis.
T Levels Update
Date published: 07.04.2020
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.
Subcontracting – all you need to know
Date published: 09.04.2020
Operating within the subcontracting rules and exploring what changes lie ahead following the ESFA’s current subcontracting consultation.
Tendering 101 – How to identify and tender for the right opportunities
Date published: 15.04.2020
An introductory session to the fundamentals of tendering for new and replacement business. This includes understanding where to find tender opportunities, how to ensure that the opportunities are right for your business, what makes a winning tender and bidding best practice.
‘Devolution – AEB Performance Updates including the North of Tyne’s AEB Procurement process and future skills devolution asks’
Date published: 29.04.2020
As we have passed the mid-year point for 2019/20 delivery of the devolved Adult Education Budget (AEB), this webinar will provide an outline of performance by area for each combined authority. We will also look at future opportunities in the areas including progress known at this time on the North of Tyne Combined Authority’s AEB Procurement and early thinking on devolution for the Sheffield City Region. Also included will be a look at future skills devolution.
AELP National Conference 2020
Date published: 19.10.2020
A new government with a post-Brexit agenda has huge implications for skills. The AELP National Conference 2020 is ideally timed for providers to plan strategically as the government’s plans become clearer. This two-day conference will take place on 19th and 20th October at Novotel London West.
Novotel London West