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Tue, 11/14/2017
This is the fourth webinar in this Digital Strategy Series. You have a digital strategy, you’ve planned your delivery model and you are ready to start creating content as either standalone packages of learning or to complement other digital content. This webinar will identify a range of tried and tested free and inexpensive digital tools for creating content for online and offline use, to accommodate learners with and without internet access. Facilitated by: Carolyn Lewis, Managing Director,...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/14/2017
This webinar series has been designed to assist providers in developing their knowledge and understanding of the inspection process, improve their planning and preparation for inspection and be able to effectively manage the inspection week. The second webinar will focus upon specific aspects of planning and preparation to ensure that an organisation has all the evidence in place to meet inspectors’ expectations, that all staff are aware of their roles and responsibilities for the inspection...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/14/2017
This webinar will explain the tendering process and other opportunities within the Prison Reform Programme. It will also offer advice on what the MoJ and prison governors are looking for. This webinar will help delegates to: prepare for the OLASS tender understand good practice subcontracting and partnership working appreciate the other potential Prison Reform programmes available understand next steps for support Facilitated by: Tony Challinor, Prison Reform Consultant, Publico   Book Here: ...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/14/2017
This webinar series has been designed to assist providers in developing their knowledge and understanding of the inspection process, improve their planning and preparation for inspection and be able to effectively manage the inspection week. The third and final webinar in this series will look at the management of the actual inspection week including how to manage and maximise the time within the two day notification period. Facilitator: Kerry Boffey and Peter Stacey, Adult Learning Improvement...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 10/27/2017
Ofsted continues to play a very important part in the further education and skills system. Inspection can be a major ‘make or break’ event. Understanding how Ofsted looks at things, its latest thinking, and where its concerns lie, is important for all of us. As before, this event will provide an overview of Ofsted’s annual state of the nation report and will also give delegates the chance to question Ofsted on their view of the Apprenticeship funding regime that came into place with the levy...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 10/27/2017
One of the strategies we are deploying to promote the Applying Your Digital Skills programmes is to hold a conference on 13th December, 2017 at which Matthew Hancock MP, Minister for Skills and The Education and Training Foundation CEO  David Russell will be presenting. Book Here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/enhancing-teaching-and-learning-by-creatively-using-digital-technology-tickets-37060035564 The post Enhancing Teaching and Learning through creatively using digital technology appeared...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 10/27/2017
This webinar will cover key areas of policy and practice to help Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and providers working with them to get ready to deliver higher and degree level apprenticeships. Facilitators: Rebecca Rhodes and Mandy Crawford, Senior Associates, University Vocational Awards Council Book Here: https://booking.etfoundation.co.uk/course/details/245 The post Future Apprenticeships Webinar: Apprenticeships in Higher Education – Policy, Practice and Partnerships appeared first on...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 10/20/2017
Overview: This workshop is for all training providers to review the Apprenticeship funding rules and to share views about the implementation of the changes. Over the last few months most providers have had to focus on contract and procurement issues around Levy, Non-Levy and AEB provision. We have also had some major change to Apprenticeship funding which are now having a major impact on delivery models for all providers. AELP is receiving an increasing number of queries about the funding rules...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 10/20/2017
Overview: This workshop is for all training providers to review the Apprenticeship funding rules and to share views about the implementation of the changes. Over the last few months most providers have had to focus on contract and procurement issues around Levy, Non-Levy and AEB provision. We have also had some major change to Apprenticeship funding which are now having a major impact on delivery models for all providers. AELP is receiving an increasing number of queries about the funding rules...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 10/20/2017
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming in to force at the end of May 2018. The new regulation (along with the current draft Data Protection Bill) requires organisations to make significant changes to the ways in which they gather, manage and use personal data with considerable fines for the most serious non-compliance (up to €20 million or 4% of turnover, whichever is greater). It’s not just the fines, but also the other consequences of a breach. However the new laws provide a...

Posted by Sam Fitzgerald

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