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November 25, 2015

New apprentice levy only for those with £3m+ wage bills

Companies that have an annual wage bill of less than £3m will be exempt from the proposed national apprentice levy, the government has announced. Companies that […]
March 9, 2015

CITB seeks parental support in apprentice recruitment

As National Apprenticeship Week kicks off, the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has said that it needs the support of parents in recruiting the next generation […]
January 13, 2015

Apprentice reform heads into long grass

The government has failed to reach any conclusions on its plans to reform apprenticeship funding. Minister for skills and equality Nick Boles said today that more […]
January 6, 2015

Contractors urged to share views on apprentice reforms

Revised training standards for industrial/commercial apprentices are in the pipeline and contractors have just over two weeks to have their say. New draft standards have been […]