153,100 apprenticeship starts between August and October 2015

153,100 apprenticeship starts between August and October 2015. Over 66,000 advanced and higher starts. It’s great to see so many young people learning a trade & starting an apprenticeship.

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SFA: Great progress in developing a simplified funding system

Results of the our fifth annual college and training organisation survey show we made many improvements and developments. Out of the 469 respondents, over 85% were positive about the effectiveness of our role in funding FE skills training and over 75% of respondents thought that actions we have taken over the last 12 months have […]

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SFA Comms Update 2015

In the latest issue of Communications Update, the Skills Funding Agency’s monthly newsletter designed for marketing, communications and business development staff in colleges and other training organisations, topics include: Advanced Learner Loans Higher and Degree Apprenticeship Fact Sheet Regional National Apprenticeship Awards 2015: Winners Future Apprenticeships Support Programme Armed Forces Bereavement Scholarship Scheme The Apprenticeship […]

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