Apprentices from across the UK working in the engineering sector are being encouraged to share their views on apprenticeships by contributing to the Industry Apprentice Council's (IAC) 2018 survey.
We're delighted that another EAL qualification has been added to the new tariff table recently published by UCAS:
• EAL Level 3 Technical Extended Diploma in Engineering Technology (603/0564/2)
We now have a total of nine approved engineering, electrical and plumbing qualifications with UCAS points.
View the full list of EAL qualifications with UCAS points here.
Here's a summary of the latest skills policy news.
• The government is moving from 15 apprenticeship standard funding bands to 30 from August. New standards will be allocated one of the 30 new bands, while existing standards will retain their existing funding caps. More here.
We are pleased to announce a further £90,000 available through the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) for additional joint practice development projects under the Outstanding, Teaching, Learning and Assessment (OTLA) National Technical Skills Programme.