Funding Band changes on the horizon

The government recently conducted a consultation engaging employers and training providers on their concerns about apprenticeship funding.  The changes proposed during the consultation have resulted in a big shake-up of apprenticeship funding band rules.

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TQUK first to complete apprentice on Adult Care Worker standard

Training Qualifications UK and Creative Support are delighted to announce that we have helped the first apprentice in the UK through the new Adult Care Worker apprenticeship standard. Sona Peskin, from Durham, became the first apprentice to complete the new Adult Care Worker standard after completing the final assessment component, a professional discussion on Monday […]

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Thinking About the Apprenticeship Numbers

On 17 May, the Times Educations Supplement and other further education publications reported another drop in apprenticeship starts for 2018. In February 2018, there were 21,800 apprenticeship starts – down from 36,400 starts in February 2017. These figures are provisional – more detailed data will be released by the government in November.

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End-Point Assessment: Crisis? What Crisis?

Remember that final scene in the 1969 Michael Caine movie The Italian Job, the perfect heist has been pulled off, they’re driving off into the mountains and then all of a sudden the gold bricks are hanging over the edge of a cliff? ‘Hang on a minute lads, I’ve got a great idea’ What Caine […]

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Why did we choose the bee? Part 2

Previously on TQUK EPA, we paid homage to the bee in all its brilliance and beauty. This time, we’re going to explain why TQUK draws so much inspiration from the honey bee. How they live and operate is so much like how we see ourselves.

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Why did we choose the bee? Part 1

So you’ve arrived at The Hive! We’re sure you’ve had a look around. You probably noticed all those bees flying around. (Watch your head!) At TQUK, we love the bee. We love the bee so much that we made it the symbol of our new end-point assessment service.

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Welcome to TQUK’s new end-point assessment website!

    We’re excited to debut this new portal for all of TQUK’s end-point assessment services. This site is a culmination of months of hard work and an exemplification of all the resources we’ve poured into making the very best end-point assessment services available to our customers. Our new site was designed to be an […]

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How TQUK Can Help You

The new apprenticeship standards are designed to improve upon what’s gone before and help with the apprentice’s initial journey into their chosen career, before you know it, they’ll be on the road to success.


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