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DWP Employability and Health Related Services Umbrella (EHRSUA)

DWP Employability and Health Related Services Umbrella (EHRSUA) procurement is expected at the start of 2020. The Umbrella Agreement aims to provide employment and health related support services helping people who are unemployed, people with disability,  have…

ESFA could cap providers’ apprenticeship income

From TES: New apprenticeship register to have ‘stronger emphasis on quality’ of training providers, vows ESFA director Keith Smith. Apprenticeship providers could soon be given a limit to how much they are able to earn from…

T Levels Research: How are providers preparing for delivery?

The National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) has published a follow-up report on T Levels. Mark Dawe, chief executive of AELP, commented: “If the government wants T levels to succeed, it needs to flex up the…

Level 2 Hospitality Team Member apprenticeship

AELP is seeking information from members on behalf of the Hospitality Skills and Quality Board and People 1st International to assist with a review of the Level 2 Hospitality Team member apprenticeship standard. This standard, although…

Impact of Apprenticeship Framework withdrawal

In less than 8 months’ time providers will no longer be able to start new apprentices on the legacy apprenticeship frameworks. Please help quantify the scope and increase understanding among policy-makers of the impact of apprenticeship…

AELP Editorial – 11 December

By Mark Dawe | Chief Executive | AELP: A comprehensive skills strategy You’ll probably be reading this just before or after the election results (I suppose that covers all possibilities!).  Clearly there are some big issues…

Youth work training- trainers needed

Youth Work Bursary Programme. Please can you indicate if: 1. You are registered with an awarding body to deliver the following youth work qualifications: Level 2 Award Level 2 Certificate Level 3 Certificate Level 3 Diploma…

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