Articles from Richard Marsh

Protecting Apprentices during this #Coronavirus crisis

Urgent action needed to support our #Apprentices - Tomorrow’s workforce  The No1 priority for everybody in this current crisis has to be protecting people’s health. Making all the work lifestyle changes required to keep people safe.

Apprenticeships Post 2020 Vision: Will the forthcoming budget help bring clarity over the core questions?

We are due a budget next week and it will outline the new Governments plans for further investment in FE & skills (in England at least).

Overcoming the biggest challenges of moving from Frameworks to Apprenticeship Standards and End Point Assessment

Richard Marsh, Apprenticeship Partnership Director, Kaplan Financial, discusses the biggest challenges for employers and providers moving to Standards and End Point Assessment at NOCN's #EPALive conference.

£2bn Levy Underspend: Has the demise of the levy been much exaggerated?

#Apprenticeships 2020: Expiring #Levy Funding and Premature Success Rates - Don't Panic Yet! There has been a lot of speculation about whether Levy Overspend could be causing Apprenticeship funding to run out.

#Apprenticeships at the end of 2019: Competitions, Awards and Free online access for all…

Competition Like many thousands of people I recently attended (and thoroughly enjoyed) World skills Live 2019 at the NEC Birmingham.