What is the apprenticeship accountability framework?

Read our article to see the key points providers need to know.
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Last updated September 23, 2022

Take the 'hard' out of hard close

Hard close – or R14 – is a term that can fill apprenticeship training providers with a sense of dread. Find out how Bud can help.

Last updated September 20, 2022

Make hard close less hectic: How to better prepare for R14

Hard close is always a difficult time of year for training providers. So what can you do to prepare in advance? We brought in the experts to...

Last updated September 15, 2022

Understanding hard close and what it means to training providers

This time of year can be difficult as we approach R14 - also known as the hard close. But what is it and how can training providers get it r...