Rules re employer co-investment

Where apprenticeship training is not funded from a digital levy account (non-levy payers), employers must co-invest 10% of the agreed training cost up to the maximum value of the funding band. If an employer’s digital account balance is less than that month’s earnings...

ILR Provider Support Manual

The ESFA have now published version 1 of the ILR provider support manual for 2017 to 2018. The provider support manual contains guidance to help training providers meet the requirements for ILR data returns, including details about changes to the ILR specification,...

Legal Entitlements 2017-18

The entitlements allow learners aged: 19 to 23 to be fully-funded if they study for a first qualification at level 2 and/or level 3; 19 plus, who have not previously attained a GCSE C or grade 4, or higher, to be fully-funded if they study for a qualification in...

Guide to Bid Writing

This is a guide by Hall Aitken. Bid Writing Guide An overview of bid writing; Basic principles and the key steps; A successful bid writing checklist ; and Information on some useful sources of...