General election: What does a change in government mean for the training industry?

As it currently stands, we’ll likely see a change in government at the next general election. What will the impact be for the training industry?
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Last updated November 23, 2023

How learning businesses can succeed and thrive in 2024

As we close out the year, we’ve been reflecting on the biggest talking points from 2023 and the main trends on the ...

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Last updated November 9, 2023

Roundup: The biggest talking points in apprenticeship provision in 2023

It’s colder and darker, which means the end of 2023 is in sight. But before we move into the new year, it’s time to...

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Last updated October 26, 2023

An expert look at the evolving training landscape and its challenges

The training landscape is changing, as training providers try to adapt to increased economic pressures, technical e...

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Last updated September 28, 2023

Sustainable apprenticeships: The growing demand for green skills

When the government published Net Zero Strategy: Build Back Greener in 2021, it identified green jobs, skills and i...

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Last updated August 16, 2023

How to diversify across funding streams to drive business growth

No matter what type of business you’re in, diversification is a key tactic in increasing your revenue. As an appren...

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Last updated July 10, 2023

The Bud view: Do Skills Bootcamps provide a roadmap for future training?

First launched in 2020, Skills Bootcamps offer free, flexible courses for adults aged 19 or over. Bootcamps receive...

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Last updated July 4, 2023

All the data reporting requirements for Skills Bootcamps

Training providers that are delivering Skills Bootcamps must meet a number of data reporting requirements, as outli...

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Last updated June 30, 2023

What needs to be included in an evidence pack for a Skills Bootcamp learner?

As a training provider, your Skills Bootcamp evidence pack must include all the information to support any funding ...

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Last updated June 29, 2023

Managing eligibility requirements for your Skills Bootcamp

Skills Bootcamps are open to adults aged 19+ looking to learn new skills, and have specific requirements around eli...

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Last updated June 28, 2023

Skills Bootcamps: Everything training providers need to know

Skills Bootcamps are government-funded training courses offering new skills to adults aged 19+. Here’s everything y...