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Why Bud?

Originally built for the end-to-end delivery of apprenticeships, Bud’s workflows streamline the processes required to capture evidence from enrolment to EPA. Driving compliance, reducing administrative tasks, freeing up valuable time for your team to deliver consistently high-quality training programmes.

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Bud’s dashboards and reports

Easily access all your training data with Bud’s reporting suite. All Bud’s dashboards and reports can be filtered by Programme Type, e.g., Apprenticeships, AEB, Bootcamps, to give you a clear view of business health by funding stream. Powered by its data warehouse and refreshed every two hours, Bud’s dashboards and reports draw on hundreds of data points from each of your learners. With more than 70 BI reports, all the data you need is at your fingertips. Scroll down to see a small selection of our reports and dashboards.


Operations dashboard

Transformative data at your fingertips for insight led decision making, that fuels a healthier business. All your operations key metrics easily viewed in a single dashboard built from live data. Simply drill into each tile for further detail on each report.


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Learner Progress

See the progress of all your learners in one dashboard. Gain an instant overview of learners who are ahead or behind their Off-The-Job Hours, and their progress through activities.


Employer Reports

Employer dashboard

Easy access to all the reporting employers need, so that they can be sure they are gaining value from their training programmes. Through providing transparency of key metrics, employer reports help providers to forge stronger relationships with customers and to identify areas where actions can be taken to improve learner outcomes.


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Skill Scan Progression

See the exact percentage of your learners in each skill scan band against time to planned end date, giving you a clear view of learner progress and an indicator of success.


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Applicants in Trainer Caseload

Easily see the applicants and learners in a trainer’s caseload and their status. Are applicants invited, committed, signed up? Are learners in progress, on a break, withdrawn? This report can also display Learners in Trainer Caseload.


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Achievement Rates

With multiple filter options, including by: Ops Manager, Trainer, Employer, Age Group, Sector and more, you can easily see the number of learners that have achieved or withdrawn year to date. This report is also able to predict achievement rates for the remainder of the year based on past performance.


Finance Report

Gain an overview of your business’ financial health based on the number of learners and learning plans you are delivering in year and compare to your previous years’ performance. With one click, export to CSV.

70+ BI Reports in Bud!

We have shown a small selection of our outstanding reports, book a discovery call to see the full suite.

Useful resources


Why flexible platforms allow mistakes to creep in

Finding the right training management platform can be tough for any growing training business. You not only need to know which platform will help your business perform well but you also need to look at the finer details.

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Digital transformation with Bud: Support every step of the way

Implementing new digital processes can be challenging alongside your other day-to-day responsibilities. At Bud, we tailor our support to your individual needs, with our Core and Enhanced services.

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What makes Bud unique

Bud is a true end-to-end system built to combat the complexities of the training industry. Bud combines the knowledge of industry experts with the brightest minds in software development, meaning we understand the specific needs and challenges of training delivery.

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Case studies


Why Solace had a positive experience implementing

Why Solace chose Bud as their new single, joined-up platform.

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How Skills4Pharmacy have seen immediate ROI since adopting Bud

To ensure the best possible learner experience, Skills4Pharmacy wanted a single, joined-up platform.

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How MTD Training uses
Bud to drive ESFA

MTD adopts Bud’s training management platform from the outset to drive ESFA compliance in their apprenticeship training delivery.

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