FE News Video coverage and news stories from the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AeLP) annual conference in 2011.

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AELP CEO: 2011 conference wrap-up

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Graham Hoyle, chief executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP), reflects on key themes at the end of his organisation's two-day annual conference. Mr Hoyle also tells FE...

How to reduce the number of disabled peo…

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Peter Little, independent chair of the DfE LLDD Advisory Group, outlines his ideas for lowering the number of disabled people falling into the 'not in education, employment or training' (NEET)...

unionlearn explains the benefits of work…

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Bert Clough, search and strategy manager at unionlearn, the training arm of union TUC, explains the benefits of workplace learning. Mr Clough also details the work his organisation is doing to...

NIACE CEO calls for more adult learning …

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Alan Tuckett, chief executive of the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (NIACE), calls for more investment in adult learning. FE News caught up with Mr Tuckett at the Association of...

Employment Minister Chris Grayling: How …

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Chris Grayling, Minister for Employment at the Department for Work and Pensions, tells FE News what he would like to see from training providers to make the new Work Programme...

JHP CEO talks integration

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Jim Chambers, chief executive of JHP Group, explains what skills/employment integration means for his organisation, which is both a provider of training services and employment and a prime/sub contractor for...

Dave Simmonds on skills/employment integ…

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Dave Simmonds, chief executive of the Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion, talks about integration of the skills and employment agendas at the front line.Click on the video below to...

SFA's Geoff Russell discusses the shift …

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Geoff Russell, chief executive of the Skills Funding Agency, tells FE News how independent training providers can differentiate themselves as colleges increasingly shift to their turf.We caught up with Mr...

Virgin Media talks about their Apprentic…

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Peter Van Den Broeck, head of Apprenticeships at Virgin Media, tells FE News about his company's success with apprentices. He also discusses what more employers and the government could do to...

AELP's Paul Warner reflects on sector's …

Jun 22, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Paul Warner, director of Employment and Skills at the Association of Employment and Learning Providers, reflects on the sector's enthusiasm on the final day of its flagship annual conference.Click on...

YPLA CEO Peter Lauener on challenges and…

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Peter Lauener, chief executive of the Young People's Learning Agency (YPLA), details the challenges and progress his organisation is experiencing. He sets out his thoughts on what is needed from training...

GTA England chairman David Sherlock refl…

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

David Sherlock, chairman of GTA England, reflects on the optimism throughout AELP's flagship 2011 conference.Click on the video below to hear Mr Sherlock's thoughts on the FE sector at the...

Highlights of day one at the AELP 2011 c…

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

As media sponsor for the Association of Employment and Learning Providers' (AELP) flagship 2011 conference, FE News brings you the highlights from day one.Keynote speakers of the two day conference...

AELP chairman on its new name

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Martin Dunford, chairman of the Association of Employers and Learning Providers (AELP), explains the reasoning behind his Association's new look.Click on the video below to find out from Mr Dunford...

EDI CEO Nigel Snook on the repositioning…

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

Nigel Snook, chief executive of awarding body EDI, gives FE News his views on the repositioning of ALP into AELP. Mr Snook also talks about EDI's involvement in employability training.Click on...

Skills Minister John Hayes shares FE vis…

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

John Hayes, Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning, talks to FE News about his new vision for Further Education. We caught up with Mr Hayes straight after his...

Sector response: ALP transforms into to …

Jun 21, 2011 / Association of Learning Providers (AELP) Conference 2011

The ALP has rebranded to the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) to reflect the integration of the employment and skills agenda. Its launch comes as the government's new Work...

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