Briefing Paper 69: FE Reform White Paper and the Importance of Independent Training Providers in Further Education
Date published: 23.11.2020
With the reform of further education (FE) and the associated white paper, the Government has a once-in-a-generation opportunity to galvanise the FE landscape. AELP strongly encourages the Government to be bold and avoid a narrow focus on just addressing the challenges faced with FE colleges. Without a doubt, FE colleges play an important role as part of the FE ecosystem, but the Government needs to recognise the whole range of providers in the system and play on their individual strengths ...
Policy update for NHS Apprenticeship and Workforce Development Teams
Date published: 23.11.2020
A complimentary webinar for NHS Apprenticeship and Workforce Development Teams to catch up on the latest policy updates. Facilitator: Simon Ashworth, Chief Policy Officer, AELP. Guest Speaker: Thomas Burton, Director of Apprenticeships, NOCN. Sponsored patron webinar by Health Education England for their NHS members.
Crisis Management and Critical Incident Plans
Date published: 18.11.2020
This webinar explores the importance of reviewing your plans and arrangements, engaging with others to develop better communication and co-operation as well as overviewing key inclusions for an improved approach.
How to make sure your safeguarding arrangements are Ofsted ready
Date published: 17.11.2020
This webinar will tell you what matters most to Ofsted inspectors when they look at safeguarding on inspection and whether their focus has changed with the introduction of the Education Inspection Framework (EIF).
New Provider Monitoring Visits – Main Providers
Date published: 13.11.2020
A targeted session aimed at “new main providers” on the RoATP who are in scope for an Ofsted New Provider Monitoring Visits (NPMV), with the chance to ask an inspector related questions. Facilitator: Richard Pemble HIM, Specialist Adviser - Further Education and Skills, Ofsted This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.
The Way We Work
Date published: 10.11.2020
Ofsted’s Early findings from Interim Visits
Date published: 06.11.2020
The latest updates from the apprenticeship quality regulator and a chance to ask an inspector questions. Facilitator: Richard Pemble HIM, Specialist Adviser - Further Education and Skills, Ofsted This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.
AELP Policy Update Webinar - Sponsored by The Skills Network (November)
Date published: 05.11.2020
An update for members from AELP's Chief Policy Officer, Simon Ashworth. This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.
In conversation with the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE)
Date published: 30.10.2020
This webinar discusses the findings of the Funding Survey and Covid EPA Flexibilities. Guest Speaker: Rob Nitsch, Chief Operating Officer, IfATE Chair: Simon Ashworth, Chief Policy Officer, AELP
Sector Share Update
Date published: 29.10.2020
AELP, working in partnership with UfI, are looking to identify a range of online resources that can be used by providers and employers for online delivery. Our webinar is to give you an insight into SectorShare and the work we have successfully completed so far including the background research, adapting the website for all learners, and a tour into the easily navigable web-based portal that is free to use across the sector.
Date published: 28.10.2020
This short 30-minute webinar will give an overview of all of the current benefits available to AELP members to ensure they are making the most out of their AELP membership.
KIT Ofsted In Conversation with AELP
Date published: 22.10.2020
Richard Pemble HMI willgives AELP members an exclusive update on current and future Ofsted activity, including the new interim visits for established providers, new provider monitoring visits and the inspectorate’s plans to returning to graded inspections in 2021. Facilitator: Richard Pemble HIM, Specialist Adviser - Further Education and Skills, Ofsted This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.
Preparing for the new style Ofsted visits this autumn
Date published: 22.10.2020
Ofsted has now announced in detail its plans for carrying out what it calls ‘interim visits’ in the autumn period up to the end of December. At that point, full inspections with graded/progress judgements will recommence on 1st January 2021. This webinar will tell you how to do just that and how to avoid the consequences of Ofsted having serious concerns about your provision at the end of one of these visits.
Measuring and evidencing learners’ success
Date published: 21.10.2020
This webinar focuses on measuring and evidencing success from learners’ identified and recorded starting points. The session will review how providers should evidence impact outcomes for Quality of Education, and evidence learners’ personal development, behaviour and attitudes.
Ofsted's Interim Visits - Myth Busting
Date published: 16.10.2020
Hear directly from Ofsted and get a provider’s perspective on what to expect on the new interim visits Facilitator: Richard Pemble HIM, Specialist Adviser - Further Education and Skills, Ofsted Guest Speaker: Micaela Barlow FIH, Head of Quality, HIT Training This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.