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10 things you need to know about Apprenticeship Reforms

  1. 1

    The Apprenticeship Levy will be introduced on 1st April 2017.


  2. 2

    All UK companies with a payroll over £3m, will pay a 0.5% contribution of the amount their payroll is above the £3m threshold in to the Apprenticeship Levy.


  3. 3

    The Levy can only be spent on training apprentices.


  4. 4

    By 2020, all existing apprenticeship frameworks will be replaced by employer led standards.


  5. 5

    All standards will have an End Point Assessment.


  6. 6

    Standards will be overseen by a new Institute of Apprenticeships.


  7. 7

    There will be a minimum 10% employer contribution for all apprentices.


  8. 8

    There is to be new Digital Apprenticeship Service website for finding out about and selecting your apprenticeship provider.


  9. 9

    If you train a 16-18 year old, a care leaver or someone with a health care plan, you will be eligible for a £1,000 grant.


  10. 10

    If you employ less than 50 staff and you train a 16-18 year old, the apprenticeship will be fully funded by the Government.


Information correct at 7th November 2016. Information subject to change at any time.

Want to know more?

To find out more about apprenticeships and how you can benefit from the reforms, speak to us.

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Hugh Baird College
Bootle
Liverpool, L20 7EW


Apprenticeships

Business, Administration & Management
Business Administration Level 2
Business Administration Advanced Level 3
Business Improvement Techniques
Management Advanced Level 3
Team Leading Level 2
Higher Business and Professional Administration Level 4
Higher Apprenticeship in Management Level 4
Higher Apprenticeship in Management and Leadership Level 5
Construction
Construction and the Built Environment Advanced Level 3
Brickwork Level 2
Brickwork Level 3
Fenestration Level 2
Painting & Decorating Level 2
Wood Occupations (Bench) Level 2
Wood Occupations (Bench) Level 3
Wood Occupations (Site) Level 2
Wood Occupations (Site) Level 3
Customer Service
Customer Service Level 2
Customer Service Advanced Level 3
Electrical
Electrotechnical Level 3
Floristry
Floristry Level 2
Floristry Level 3
Hair and Beauty
Beauty Therapy Intermediate Level 2
Beauty Therapy Massage Advanced Level 3
Hairdressing Intermediate Level 2
Hairdressing Advanced Level 3
Health & Social Care
Health & Social Care Level 2
Health & Social Care Level 3
Hospitality & Catering
Professional Cookery Level 2
Professional Cookery Level 3
Housing
Housing Level 2
Housing Level 3
Diploma in Housing Practice Level 4
Manufacturing
Performing Manufacturing Operations Level 2
Sales
Sales Level 2
Sales Level 3
Trade Counter Services Level 2
Sport & Leisure
Instructing Exercise and Fitness Level 2
Leisure Management Advanced Level 3
Sports Development Advanced Level 3
Vehicle Technology
Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 2
Warehousing & Storage
Warehousing & Storage Level 2
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