Apprenticeship Reforms

What is the apprenticeship levy?

From April 2017 there will be some big changes made to the way that the England operates in regards to apprenticeships. The Government is aiming to create 3 million apprenticeships by 2020.

In a bid to standardise the growing sector key reforms are being introduced which come into effect this year. The government has consulted businesses to create nationwide reforms. The purpose is to simplify the process, put businesses in control and ensure consistency in quality of training.

The main change that will affect your business is the way apprenticeships are funded, using the apprenticeship levy.

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The apprenticeship levy is one part of the changes. Download the Step Forward Guide to the apprenticeship levy.