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Simon Ashworth speaks about Apprenticeship Funding

 

ALP's Graham Hoyle discusses Information, Advice and Guidance

Graham Hoyle, chief executive of the Association of Learning Providers (ALP), talks to FE News about his concerns over the quality and the breadth of Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG).The work-based training route is still not being appropriately explained to young people in the UK, according to Mr Hoyle.Click on the video below to find out more about new plans for IAG: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgrhZ55Mdss

Simon Ashworth speaks about Subcontracting

Subcontracting has been the area that has seen the most questions raised by AELP members over the past six months. In January there was a significant change in the subcontracting rules, specifically the subcontracting rules for non-levy paying employers, where the main provider needed to be involved in delivery of some of the on-programme training or assessment.

AELP's Mark Dawe on Degree Apprenticeships

This is part 5 and our final part of our Wembley tour series of podcasts with Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP). In this episode, we chat about Degree Apprenticeships. How Degree Apprenticeships have changed the landscape of Work Based Learning and how Work Based Learning could change the delivery of HE to be more workplace focussed.

Mark Dawe discussing SME's and Apprenticeships

This is part 4 of our series of podcasts with Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP). In this episode, we chat about SME’s and Apprenticeships. Prior to the Apprenticeship Levy SME’s were the biggest home for Apprenticeships, post-Levy Apprenticeship numbers have declined significantly in SME’s.

AELP's Mark Dawe discussing 20% off the job training in Apprenticeships

Here is podcast number 3 that we recorded with Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP). This episode Mark chats about 20% off the job training in Apprenticeships.

AELP's Mark Dawe discusses pre-Apprenticeships, T Levels & Level 2 Apprenticeships

Here is podcast number 2 that we recorded with Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP). This episode Mark chats about pre-Apprenticeships and Level 2. If you missed it, you can check out our first podcast in the series here: Where Mark chats about End Point Assessment & AELP's plans for the future workforce development. 

ALP's chairman discusses integrating skills and Prime DWP providers

Martin Dunford, chairman of the Association of Learning Providers (ALP), speaks to FE News after his speech at the joint ALP and Inclusion 'Partners in Action' conference. Click on the image below to learn more about the latest developments to bring together 'Prime' DWP Providers and specialist Work Based Learning Skills providers for the new Work Programme, which is being rolled out in 2011:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGriYV_ZK9k

ALP's Paul Warner tackles the challenge of integrating skills specialists onto DWP programmes

ALP's delivery director, Paul Warner, tackles the challenge to integrate skills specialist providers with 'Prime' DWP Welfare to Work programmes.Mr Warner discusses the impact of the joint ALP and Inclusion 'Partners in Action' conference, where DWP 'Prime' providers and Work Based Learning specialists are exploring how they can work together on the new Work Programme that is being rolled out in 2011. Click on the image below to hear the latest on these issues:

ALP's Graham Hoyle on a light touch for exceptional providers

ALP chief executive Graham Hoyle talks to FE News about how "exceptional" training providers will be subject to the light touch approach the government is offering FE colleges.Mr Hoyle also provides an update on the Skills Funding Agency Minimum Contract Levels for providers.Please click on the image below to hear the latest surrounding these issues:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCvSZvJ74ZY

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