Monthly Archives: October 2017

Gold for UK at WorldSkills 2017

By | 2017-11-02T10:42:51+00:00 2017|Categories: News, post-16|

Known as the ‘Olympics of skills’, the WorldSkills finals are held every two years. The most talented people from over 59 different countries competed across a diverse range of abilities and skills – from beauty therapy to mechanical engineering, to earn the title ‘best in the world’ in their respective categories. Earning a place in Team [...]

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DfE Publishes Consultation on Functional Skills

By | 2017-11-02T10:44:11+00:00 2017|Categories: News|

The Department for Education wants your views on proposed subject content for reformed Functional Skills in English and mathematics. Anyone with an interest in the subject content for young people and adults is invited to give a response by the 7th November, either by email, post or using the online system. A number of key stakeholders [...]

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RoATP Accepting Applications for a Third Time

By | 2017-10-09T14:19:44+00:00 2017|Categories: News|

The register of apprenticeship training opened for a third time on Monday 25th September and will close on Friday 27th October. It is open to all organisations, including those that have not been previously successful. The register lists the organisations that are approved to deliver apprenticeship training to employers using apprenticeship services. The first time the [...]

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