Embracing Change

Change, it’s inevitable and for a lot of changes, we have no control over them. But we can change the way we respond – instead of stressing or worrying that we can’t cope with change, embrace it!...
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The Apprenticeship Levy - What's new?

Since its implementation in 2017, the apprenticeship levy requires any employer with a pay bill over £3 million each year, to set aside 0.5% of their payroll for training. The levy can be used...
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Skills Shortage UK

It will come as no surprise to many that the UK skill shortage is an ever-growing problem that seems to be worsening with Brexit reviews and apprenticeship levy problems. But there is light at the...
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Employer Loyalty Ladder

As a college who deliver apprenticeships, the pressure comes from all angles, whether it is Ofsted, the Department of Education or those who control the finances. It’s this pressure on colleges’...
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8 Reasons to invest in an e-portfolio

8 ways using an e-portfolio can benefit you – whether you’re the learner, assessor, employer or training provider! 1 Reduce Costs E-portfolios eliminate unnecessary spending for Assessors, who can...
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Who runs the world? Girls

There is no denying we live in a technology driven world, it’s everywhere – even this you’ll be reading via a technology platform, whether it’s sat at your desktop computer or reading it on the way...
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What are degree apprenticeships?

Designed for the learner, by the employer and institutes of higher education, degree apprenticeships combine learning with earning, to further the apprentice’s knowledge, skills and behaviours...
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Worried about your Well-Being?

As we finally leave behind winter (although the weather will probably make you think differently), and we begin April, we step into a new month and a new season. But with new months, come new...
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Why bother with a VLE?

A Virtual Learning Environment or VLE for short, is nothing new with many schools, colleges or training providers, using the likes of ForSkills or BKSB to build learner’s knowledge, upload resources...
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