Simple to use,
intuitive and

Introducing the Bud Apprenticeship
Management Platform.


Designed from day one to be a complete solution for the management and delivery of apprenticeships, Bud is easy to use and helps drive best practice across your business. It supports all aspects of successful apprenticeship delivery, including learning, funding and management.

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A complete platform

Bud seamlessly combines applicant management, programme creation, e-portfolio, workforce & learner reporting, funding management and more.

Take control

Easily understand and monitor the performance of your trainers and the progress of your learners with Bud’s at-a-glance business intelligence suite.

Easy and elegant

So simple to use that it feels instinctive, Bud transforms the experiences and interactions of all users and third parties.


Simplify apprenticeships

We’ll guide you through the regulatory maze, and simplify the Levy, Frameworks & Standards, funding rules and more.


Fast, accurate sign-up

Complete the applicant and enrolment process in a fraction of the time with our electronic Learning Plan, Commitment Statement and Written Agreement.

Deliver perfect programmes

Whether you build your own or use the templates provided, our Programme Design suite helps you create consistently outstanding programmes to deliver again and again.

High performance

Built to the highest specification on MS Azure cloud technology, Bud delivers speed, security and reliability across the board.


High performance

Built to the highest specification on MS Azure cloud technology, Bud delivers speed, security and reliability across the board.


Engage with learners

Bud’s Learning Portal builds on the e-portfolio template to create a true learning support system. It guides learners through their apprenticeship with motivational features, learning plans, incisive interactions and time-saving self-service activities.



Bud helps map best practice across your
business and encourages learner self-
service to help reduce trainer workload.



No more sleepless nights: check
your compliance status at any time,
and be audit-ready in a flash.


by experts

Designed by the management team responsible
for building, managing and growing the UK’s
number one training company.



With direct access to expert support, our platform is shaped by customer feedback
and continuously improving.


GDPR Compliant

Bud values the privacy of our customers, and keeping the
personal information of learners and users safe
and secure remains a top priority for us.

Got a question?

We love the self-service forms which mean our learners can complete their details in their own time, saving our Personal Tutors time and allowing them to focus on delivering quality learning.

Mark Botha, CEO, Paragon Skills


Paragon Skills is a top 10 training provider

working with nearly 1500 employers

Find out how Bud can simplify apprenticeship management for you

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