Wednesday 24 April 2019

Apprenticeships & National Graduate Development Programme


Below you will find all the latest news and developments on Apprenticeships relevant to local authorities from the LGA

LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter March 2019  

LGA Apprenticeship newsletter for Jan 2019  

LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter - November 2018

LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter October 2018  


LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter August 2018


Off-the-Job Training Guidance

The ESFA has circulated draft policy background information and examples as guidance relating to the 20% off-the-job training element required within apprenticeships.  The document can be accessed here.

Apprenticeship support from the LGA

Jamie Saddler, Apprenticeship Adviser at the LGA, attended the East Midlands Regional Joint Council meeting that took place on 21st September 2018.  Jamie gave an update on apprenticeships, including support available to councils.  A copy of Jamie’s presentation can be accessed here .

EMC is arranging an event for the region on apprenticeships to provide an opportunity to share approaches and with a view to identify opportunities for councils to work together with EMC’s support, to access future funding opportunities that will arise next Spring.