How we’re developing industry placements for post-16 students.


Industry placements: policy update

Ref: DfE-00101-2019PDF, 489KB, 32 pages


The policy statement sets out the Department for Education’s policy and plans for industry placements from September 2019.

It confirms:

  • progress to date
  • the approved framework of industry placement models
  • the funding and support available for training providers and employers from September 2019

Further information about T levels and industry placements is available.

The T Level action plan explains how we’re reforming technical education and developing the T Level qualifications.

Published 19 May 2019