Apprenticeships

COVID-19 resource updated: 

To understand how apprenticeships will be affected please read 'Apprenticeship response to COVID-19

The latest version focuses on:

  • Further information on calculating wages for furloughed apprentices
  • Clarification that a furloughed employee can start an apprenticeship
  • Information on collecting signatures
  • Additional content on flexibilities of end-point assessment
  • Flexibilities for English and Maths functional skills for Intermediate (level 2) apprentices
  • Flexibilities on qualification certification

 

Apprenticeships offer employers a structured learning programme adaptable to meet the needs of your service. Apprenticeships also:

  • attract lots of funding so there is little cost to your organisation.
  • offer confidence in the quality of learning due to the robust assessment process.
  • develop skilled and competent workers due to the mix of on and off-the-job learning.