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Thu, 03/24/2016
Overview ‘Delivering effective Traineeship programmes’ will offer you the opportunity to update your existing knowledge or learn everything you need to know about Traineeships. This workshop aims to: • Explain learner eligibility and recruitment • Provide a funding rules update • Discuss required elements that make up a Traineeship • Provide examples of different approaches to delivery and explore the barriers & challenges • Present case studies of success stories (learners, provider and...

Posted by Alice Parker
Thu, 03/24/2016
Overview ‘Delivering effective Traineeship programmes’ will offer you the opportunity to update your existing knowledge or learn everything you need to know about Traineeships. This workshop aims to: • Explain learner eligibility and recruitment • Provide a funding rules update • Discuss required elements that make up a Traineeship • Provide examples of different approaches to delivery and explore the barriers & challenges • Present case studies of success stories (learners, provider and...

Posted by Alice Parker
Thu, 03/24/2016
Overview ‘Delivering effective Traineeship programmes’ will offer you the opportunity to update your existing knowledge or learn everything you need to know about Traineeships. This workshop aims to: • Explain learner eligibility and recruitment • Provide a funding rules update • Discuss required elements that make up a Traineeship • Provide examples of different approaches to delivery and explore the barriers & challenges • Present case studies of success stories (learners, provider and...

Posted by Alice Parker
Wed, 03/23/2016
Overview This webinar is the second in a series of webinars in partnership with The Institute of Employability Professionals. The aim of this webinar is to develop your awareness of specific learning differences focussing on ASD, ADHD, Dyslexia and Dyspraxia. It also gives some tips and advice on how you could adapt your support to be most effective in supporting this client group to find and keep work. Objectives By the end of this webinar delegates will understand: The main features of some...

Posted by Alice Parker
Tue, 03/15/2016
Join us on 23 March for a webinar: Progressing Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) middle managers into senior leaders. In this session which is delivered as part of the Spring to Equalities series of webinars, we will be conducting a focus group discussion on tackling the barriers to progression for BAME middle managers and identifying examples of effective practice in supporting career progression. The Education Training Foundation (ETF) have commissioned a small scale piece of research...

Posted by Charlotte Francis
Tue, 03/15/2016
The AELP Spring Conference will offer a series of workshops across one day that range from looking at the business growth implications of the Apprenticeship reforms, how to deliver Traineeships, taking advantage of Advanced Learning Loans, preparing for the Work and Health Programme and responding to the new devolved arrangements for skills delivery. The workshop presenters will be a mix of frontline programme deliverers and officials from government departments and agencies. Delegates will be...

Posted by Deborah Craig
Fri, 03/11/2016
Understanding the opportunities that delivering Higher Level Apprenticeships will bring. This webinar is commissioned and funded by The Education and Training Foundation as part of the new Future Apprenticeships Support programme and is therefore complimentary to attend. Overview The government is promoting Higher level apprenticeships as “a real alternative to traditional university study.” There are currently 75 higher and degree level apprenticeships with more in development. Numbers are...

Posted by Charlotte Francis
Thu, 02/18/2016
The Education and Training Foundation has been announced as Lead Strategic Partner for the Festival of Skills. The Festival of Skills is an inspiring three day CPD extravaganza for professionals working within the further education and skills sector. Over three days the Festival of Skills will bring together the best of the sector’s most forward thinking advocates, practitioners of change, policy makers and educators, at what is set to become the leading forum for thought leadership, CPD and...

Posted by Charlotte Francis
Wed, 02/17/2016
Overview The workshop will provide delegates with tips about how to write a winning bid, discuss common mistakes and how to avoid them. The workshop will include an overview of what bid evaluators are looking for and the essential skills required to make a bid response stand out from the competition. Skills covered will include how to: Write in a clear concise way Focus on benefits and not just features Develop positive statements of scope Clearly articulate roles and responsibilities Summarise...

Posted by Candace Haynes
Fri, 02/05/2016
Overview This webinar will explore the technologies commonly used in the workplace; how they benefit business, how learner experience and skills can be developed to embrace them, the policies that govern their use and the impact of positive and negative actions on staff, learners and the employer. Social media, collaborative communication tools and mobile devices are being used to increase productivity and connectivity in the workplace and this results in a new level of transparency across a...

Posted by Candace Haynes

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