Does Size Matter?

Is it an appropriate time to pose the question “How Do We Measure The Impact of Apprenticeships?”

The real value of any training programme is the impact it has on behaviour and how those changes are reflected in future performance. So here are a few questions I would like to ask about Apprenticeships:

1. How many Apprentices were offered a full-time job at the end of their training?

2. How many Apprentices were still with the same employer 12 months after completing their programme?

3. How many Apprentices who initially undertook a Level 2 programme, moved on to a higher-level Apprenticeship?

4. How many Apprentices were promoted to a new role at the same company within 2 years of completing their first programme?


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About Paul Champion

Some have called me a leader, and a entrepreneur, they say I have integrity, presence and skills to ensure continuous improvement and success in whatever challenges I face. They also tell me that I am positive, resilient and motivating. I say, I'm just a normaI guy from Gateshead in the North of England, who started as an apprentice engineer. I have been in the right place at the right time and in the wrong place at the wrong time! I have successfully initiated and led complex organizations and situations to completion and success, and I have been in some jobs where success seemed untouchable. Mainly though, I have tried to learn everyday, help people to progress and learn the skills they need to be successful. I have had the privilege of working with some great people locally across the UK and more recently internationally in Asia, Europe and now USA, where I am lucky enough to work for where I am head of 3aaa USA. This website is just me having an outlet to talk about all those thoughts, ideas and things I learn that pass through my head every day when I face the challenge of doing business. I will also rant on about how great apprenticeships are, and how you can help change peoples lives through them. After all thats how I got to do the great things that I have done, and also I am still an apprentice everyday! All I ask is that if you find it interesting then leave a comment and share what you read. THANK YOU.

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