To be able to accurately self-assess and improve your provision is vital for any organisation. This workshop enables participants to explore features of the Common Inspection Framework (CIF) 2015 that will further improve their understanding of how the CIF is applied during inspection. It will also include a practical activity on what to write and not write in your self-assessment report (SAR). Two of these sessions will be led by an Ofsted Senior HMI.
The workshop includes information...
An update from AELP’s Chief Executive, Mark Dawe on current issues and opportunities.
Topics to be covered include updates (subject to what is published over the next couple of weeks) on:
Apprenticeship levy announcements
Move to apprenticeship standards
End point assessment issues
New register of providers
Autumn SFA procurement
Early years qualifications review
To update members and providers on key issues
To get feedback from members on the...
This webinar is designed to help participants produce more effective learning session observation action plans. Plans which have clearly focused targets and logical actions to help achieve the targets.
Participants should, on completion of the webinar, be able to describe and explain:
The things that need to be considered when developing a learning session observation action plan
The process of analysing the content of the observation report and prioritising the most...
Organisations who want to deliver apprenticeships will need to be on the Register of Apprentice Training Providers. The SFA has recently discussed the new register with employers and providers and will use this feedback to inform a forthcoming consultation. This webinar will explain more about this process, take you through some of the provider and employer feedback and seek your views on some areas of the consultation.
This webinar will:
Explain the differences between...
This new event in the AoC Area Review series will focus on the next stage of the process, once options have been received.
Now free to attend for all college attendees – funded by the Education and Training Foundation.
The aim of the conference is to allow delegates an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the implementation phase – whether your college is now at this point or if you’re preparing for the next steps post-review.
The programme will cover the implementation guidance and...
Hundreds of vacancies on ‘Find an apprenticeship’ fail to attract good quality candidates. The aim of the webinar is to give providers and employers some insight into why some vacancies go unfilled.
We will also give some hints and tips on how to improve the content of vacancies as well as giving you access to tools that will support you with recruitment.
The objectives of this webinar are to:
Understand why some vacancies fail to attract good candidates
Understand how to...
This webinar is the third in a series of five webinars in partnership with The Institute of Employability Professionals. The webinar will help staff to better identify new leads with existing, new, large and small employers. It will cover the use of targeted cold-calling, and will explain how social networks can expand your banks of prospects and contacts.
Chaired by: Paul Warner, Director of Policy and Strategy, AELPFacilitated by: Sha O’Hagan, Regional Employer Services Manager,...
This webinar is designed to help participants identify what Ofsted have said over the years that has a specific impact on Observation of Teaching, Training and Learning practitioner practice. It draws on the content of the CIF and other documents produced by Ofsted and predecessor organisations, and public statements by HMIs. The implications for Workbased / Workplace learning observations will be explored.
Participants should on completion of the webinar, be able to...
This Our well timed Apprenticeships and Traineeships Conference comes during significant change with Government targets aiming to create three million apprenticeships by 2020 and the introduction of an employer levy by April 2017.
This event will provide valuable insight on developing viable work based learning programmes that delivers positive career and employment outcomes across both private and public sector settings. Take this opportunity to hear from leading practitioners on...
On 29 June 2016, Birmingham City University’s Centre for the Study of Practice and Culture in Education (C-SPACE) will host a one-day conference entitled ‘Reimagining Further Education’ at its City Centre Campus (Curzon Building), located in the centre of Birmingham.
Reimagining FE Conference Programme
The conference will bring together practitioners, researchers and key figures in the field of Further Education (FE) and will cover a range of themes from apprenticeships and work-...