News: February 2021

SDN Webinar: Claiming apprenticeship Learning Support Funding

Providers often lack confidence in claiming apprenticeship Learning Support Funding (LSF). Added to this, ESFA funding rules included some significant changes this year. That’s why – led by our compliance expert David Lockhart Hawkins – we’re…

Free Webinar: Is Sustainability the new Functional Skills?

The Skills Network is launching a solution to meet the urgent demand for Mass Eco Literacy and Practical Sustainability Skills for ‘non-green jobs, to help the sector to lead on social impact for sustainability. This webinar…

Maximus Expression of Interest – National Career Service

Maximus UK delivers employment and skills programmes across the UK, working with networks of expert partners to support people from diverse backgrounds to find work, develop new skills and transform their lives. Working with like-minded organisations,…

ESFA: reviewing PDSAT reports: user guide

The ESFA have published a user guide for reviewing provider data self-assessment toolkit (PDSAT) for the 2021 to 2022 funding year on the PDSAT section of GOV.UK. The user guide assists providers of ESFA-funded education and training…

ESFA: updated provider data self-assessment toolkit

The ESFA have released an updated version of the provider data self-assessment toolkit (PDSAT) on the PDSAT section of GOV.UK. This update enables both XML and funding information system (FIS) import and report output for the…

ESFA: Get Help with Technology update

The Secretary of State announced on 22 October that half a million devices will be made available to schools, FE providers and councils as part of the Get Help with Technology (GHWT) programme, to support disadvantaged children and…

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