Elizabeth Denham, the UK’s Information Commissioner, has flagged the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as a significant future challenge for her office in the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) annual report. This announcement highlights the magnitude of the change programme but also highlights the need for education institutions to prepare for the impending rule changes now to help mitigate substantial financial and reputational risks arising
Do you want to benefit from some great opportunities for discounted workshops:
The WTPN is offering .a range of workshops for you (or your staff) to take part in at discounted rates:
Edd Brown and the team at FEA have now delivered a couple of taster sessions at the last two Network meetings and feedback has been brilliant so please encourage your teams to get involved.
There are a range of workshop areas for you to choose from (some particularly relevant for Managers) i
As so many workshops on standards development are based in London or Birmingham as the closest venue's, i've spoken to AELP and arranged for workshops to be delivered locally if there is enough interest.
Potential workshops can be:
The Starting Delivery of Apprenticeship Standards (Sector Name) workshop covers:
Objectives: With the support of this one-day workshop you will be able to start to plan your delivery of specific apprenticeship standards. The workshop will incl
As part of the Future Apprenticeships programme strand focusing on end-point assessment, we have developed a new free online tool. This will support potential end-point assessors to: self-assess against the skills, knowledge and experience needed by an end-point assessor identify your immediate and long-term CPD needs access support and resources to start your CPD journey We also have 3 large-scale events taking place in October, December and January for potential end-point a
Registration is now open for the learning provider training events taking place in October/November 2017. These training events give an opportunity for providers to receive training on the learning provider portal with a specific focus on the administration of loans and the portal functionality. You can find more information and registration details on the Student Loans Company website.
There is one week left to give us your feedback on the 5th batch of frameworks, open until 6pm on Wednesday 18 October. We asked for feedback on the 4th batch of frameworks to be withdrawn earlier in the year and recently delayed the announcement of this process. We will announce the outcomes of both batches next year. The date for those we intend to withdraw to new starts will be no earlier than 1 January 2019. For further information, refer to the removal of apprenticeship
Slides are available for the bite-sized webinars we held during September which focused on the following areas: legal entitlement/local offer/eligibility traineeships English/maths/ESOL rates and funding approach We have also produced a narrated presentation on the 2017 to 18 Adult Education Budget funding rules. More ESFA updates here including 1. ILR R02 data collection for 2017 to 2018 2.2016 to 2017 ILR R14 period: closes 19 October 3. Funding reports guidance 4.Earnings