AELP Policy Update Webinar (June)
Date published: 18.06.2021
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.
Briefing Paper 70: Skills and Post-16 Education Bill, House of Lords – 2nd Reading
Date published: 14.06.2021
In advance of the second reading of the Skills Bill in the House of Lords on 15 June, AELP has sent a briefing paper to peers of all parties. AELP’s main concerns cover: the proposed Local Skills Improvement Plans; the ‘list of approved providers’; and the lack of measures to enforce the Baker Clause.
Effectively implementing the role of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)
Date published: 11.06.2021
This session will provide DSL’s with guidance on how they can develop and enhance safeguarding policy, practice, process and systems in their setting and support them to create a virtual action plan/checklist to review and implement, following this training.
Ofsted expectations regarding off-the-job training, progress reviews and assessment practice 2021
Date published: 08.06.2021
This webinar will examine three key parts of the ‘learner journey’ for apprentices through the lens of an Ofsted inspector, namely the quality of off-the-job training, progress review and assessment practice. The key focus will be what you, as senior leaders and managers, need to ensure you have in place at the coal face to ensure a successful outcome to these elements of your inspection and what your trainers/assessors need to be able to demonstrate.
Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers – Refresh 2021 01/06/2021
Date published: 01.06.2021
Our one-hour webinars will give providers a summary of the process and requirements along with hints and tips, dos and don’ts, and best practice from previous openings. These sessions will be ideal for those who want/need an overview of the process or want/need to refresh their knowledge through a short sharp session.
Membership Update May
Date published: 28.05.2021
Making the most of your AELP membership. This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.
In Conversation with the ESFA about Flexi-job apprenticeships
Date published: 24.05.2021
John Myers from the ESFA will be facilitating the next AELP “In Conversation” webinar on behalf of the ESFA, with the usual format of a presentation and then a chance for AELP members to join in through the Q&A part of the session. This webinar is complimentary to AELP members. Please log in to view the recording.
Apprenticeship Essentials Guide
Date published: 19.05.2021
With many providers and employers looking to become apprenticeship providers, AELP have produced a free guide outlining the essential knowledge that those new to apprenticeship delivery will need to get to grips with. Written in plain English and with links to many other sources of information and support, this guide can also be used by existing providers as a staff development tool, an employer engagement tool and delivery checklist. Download your free copy.
Sector Expectations and External Regulatory Requirements for Adult Learning
Date published: 12.05.2021
We will explore sector and apprenticeship legislatory requirements that a provider must meet during regulatory and internal audits for compliance and good practice in quality arrangements. We will also discuss each stage of an apprentices' learning journey, recording, tracking and monitoring of an apprentices’ progress in developing new knowledge, skills and expected sector specific behaviours and the EIF.
Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers – Refresh 2021 for NHS Organisations
Date published: 12.05.2021
It has been nearly two years since the ESFA launched the current Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers, therefore it is time for all providers to refresh their registration, including NHS Employer, Main and Supporting Providers. This webinar will support NHS providers in their understanding of the process point out potential pitfalls and challenges to aid the transition from the existing to new register. "This session was really good and very useful! Thank you very much."
Succeeding at your short inspection for ‘good’ and ‘outstanding’ providers
Date published: 11.05.2021
Many ‘good’ and ‘outstanding’ providers forget that their next Ofsted inspection is most likely to be a short inspection. This webinar will examine who will receive a short inspection, the key features of a such an inspection under the Education Inspection Framework (EIF), what the key foci will be, how best to prepare for one against each of the Key Judgements, what the possible outcomes are and how your inspection report will appear.
Using Government Procurement Portals
Date published: 29.04.2021
As lockdown starts to ease and Governmental/Public Sector bodies start to procure services again, tendering will become more and more prevalent. There are a plethora of sites being used. If you want to find out more and make sure that you identify opportunities as they become available this is the webinar for you.
How to make sure you are running great apprenticeship provision 2021
Date published: 27.04.2021
Many new providers just setting out on their journey of delivering apprenticeships do not have a benchmark for what great training for their apprentices looks like. Nor, often, do providers who have been delivering apprenticeships for a period of time. This webinar will draw on examples of what Richard considers to be best practice from the many training and employer providers he works with throughout the country to improve their provision, whilst also acknowledging and referencing.
Safeguarding Learners from Criminal & Sexual Exploitation
Date published: 22.04.2021
This webinar is designed to support all providers of post 16 educations and training provision to have a greater awareness and duty of care in recognising and responding to criminal and sexual exploitation including county lines.
Emerging Good Practice in The Operational Implementation Of Prevent & The Statutory Duty 2021
Date published: 21.04.2021
The webinar will focus on emerging good practice in the operational implementation of the Prevent Duty, with specific reference to the environmental challenges faced by training providers of all types, sizes & geographical coverage whilst taking account of the impact of the COVID19 crisis. Complimentary to AELP Members.