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How can training providers improve ROI?

15th April 2019
Find out how templates, integrations and software can save your centre money.
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What’s the employer’s role in end-point assessments?

5th April 2019
Employers have a huge role to play – from supporting learners to paying for the EPA.
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Ofsted’s new rules: straight from the horse’s mouth

2nd April 2019
All the latest from Osfted – curriculum, milestones and the gateway.
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5 reasons training providers should invest in tech

28th March 2019
Here are 5 big fat reasons you should invest in tech.
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Using OneFile for on- and off-the-job training

22nd March 2019
With OneFile, managing both on- and off-the-job training is second nature.
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Pros and cons of being an employer-provider

19th March 2019
There’s a lot to consider, so we’ve weighed up the pros and cons to make your decision easier
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New apprenticeship providers: how to prepare for Ofsted

18th February 2019
Here’s the lowdown on Ofsted inspections for new providers.
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What advice does Ofsted have for monitoring visits?

14th February 2019
Ofsted has rolled out early monitoring visits within the first 2 years.
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The Women in Apprenticeships Conference 2019

4th February 2019
Chaired by OneFile’s CEO, Susanna Lawson, and organised by Lindsay McCurdy.
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Apprenticeships have revolutionised accountancy

7th December 2018
Becki Hunter head of apprenticeships and her journey with the new apprenticeship standards. 
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Learning Hub Launch: what did we learn? 

29th November 2018
The launch of OneFile’s new Learning Hub, hosted at the Tunnel Club, Ethiad Stadium.
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#Seedifferent: Be different

29th November 2018
100 people met at the University of Manchester to discuss how apprenticeship diversity supports business performance and growth.
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RoATP: redesigned

27th November 2018
When the RoATP was first introduced, it contained completely different quality requirements to the old ROTO system.
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Using OneFile for all levels of apprenticeships

26th November 2018
Our learning management system can be used for all vocational training across all sectors.
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How to use OneFile for hairdressing apprenticeships

23rd November 2018
Salons need a simple, flexible and convenient way to deliver training to their apprentices.
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The land of opportunity for apprenticeships

19th November 2018
This was the 4th TAEF I’ve been on, and it definitely feels like momentum has shifted up a couple of gears.
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Quality in apprenticeships – stories from across the pond

14th November 2018
It’s National Apprenticeship Week in America – a celebration of all things apprenticeships.
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How to make employer-led apprenticeships a success

2nd November 2018
They’re on the ground mentoring, coaching and guiding apprentices through their programme.
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Using an eportfolio: frameworks vs standards

1st November 2018
Many providers unsure how to use an eportfolio to manage apprenticeship standards effectively.
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How to keep apprentices engaged in the workplace

16th October 2018
Apprenticeships are a great way for employers to build the skills they need in their business.
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If you’re delivering standards like frameworks, you’re doing it wrong

12th October 2018
Many providers are struggling with standards
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End-point assessment – what’s the point?

12th October 2018
A Managing Directors thoughts about end-point assessment: 
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How to track KSBs using an eportfolio

8th October 2018
KSBs must be met by the apprentice, and be evidenced and assessed 
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Can you use an eportfolio to deliver the new standards?

3rd October 2018
The way learners are evaluated has changed… so eportfolios have had to change too
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Why are level 2 apprenticeships important?

2nd October 2018
The amount of lower level apprenticeships has fallen in recent years.
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How can providers impact careers advice at school?

25th September 2018
Schools have always used grades and university places to measure success.
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What are T levels?

13th September 2018
T-levels will have at least 900 teaching hours – more than double other technical programmes – and include compulsory work placements.
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Develop skills through apprenticeships

13th September 2018
Apprenticeships are a great way for businesses to develop a skilled yet loyal workforce.

Is youth unemployment still a problem in 2018?

10th September 2018
The Government invested £7b in the 17/18 FY to increase opportunities for young people.
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FE-Q panel 2

6th September 2018
The first panel covered end-point assessment. Then, after a quick coffee break, Stewart Segal launched the second debate.