Training providers spend thousands on consultants to get on new apprenticeship register

Time is running out to apply to be on Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers in this second application window. This current window will be open until the 7th of April at 5pm leaving you just over a week to finalise and submit your application.

FE Week reported this week that consultants have been brought in to write bids for training providers desperate to make it onto the new register at the second time of asking with numerous major apprenticeships providers, including at least 21 colleges with a combined current allocation of £44 million left off the register of apprenticeship training providers when it was published on March 14th 2017. Full FE Week aticle

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