Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) attainment will be a requirement for apprentices

The Skills Funding Agency, Department for Education and the Department for Business Innovation and Skills have outlined that an intermediate level apprenticeship framework must specify that an apprentice must achieve the standards of attainment set out in the Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) national outcomes. To achieve the six PLTS outcomes the apprentice must demonstrate [...]

By | 2017-10-06T14:06:33+00:00 September 9th, 2013|Apprenticeships, Archive, News|Comments Off on Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) attainment will be a requirement for apprentices

Government sets out plans to reform Apprenticeship funding

The Department for Education and The Department for Business Innovation and Skills are reviewing the current funding arrangements for Apprenticeships in England with a view to making a reform in funding. Skills minister, Matthew Hancock states: "For Apprenticeships we need a simple system that dispenses with the complexity of large numbers of government-set funding rates. [...]

By | 2017-08-16T10:53:38+00:00 September 6th, 2013|Apprenticeships, Archive, News|Comments Off on Government sets out plans to reform Apprenticeship funding