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NAS: Five apprenticeship levy myths busted

Director of the National Apprenticeship Service (NAS), Sue Husband, challenges some of the key myths around the apprenticeship levy Myth #1: All businesses must pay the apprenticeship levy Only employers

Western Power Distribution launches 2018 Craft Apprenticeship Scheme

Western Power Distribution, an electrical distribution company, has launched its 2018 Craft Apprenticeship Scheme, and is looking for talented and highly motivated individuals to join its workforce. The Craft Apprenticeship

ESFA opens apprenticeship service to all employers

Every apprenticeship employer in England will soon have access to the full benefits of the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s (ESFA) apprenticeship service. The first employers and providers will begin

NMC agrees to become nursing associate regulator

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has become the regulator in law for nursing associates, bringing the apprenticeship pathway one step closer to becoming a recognised healthcare role. Jackie Smith,

Professional economist apprenticeship ready to go

The Institute for Apprenticeships has approved a new degree apprenticeship for young people to train as a professional economist. The professional economist apprenticeship was designed by employers such as Barclays

Transport infrastructure apprenticeships reach 3,000

Almost 3,000 apprenticeships have been created in key transport sectors in the past year, according to a new report. The new report from the UK government, Transport Infrastructure Skills Strategy: