Ofsted is going to start inspecting universities

23rd September 2020
The move will give Ofsted the power to inspect all levels of apprenticeships.

Reimagining remote learning post Covid-19: universities

11th August 2020
Hear challenges, learnings and top tips from other HEIs.
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Who pays for degree apprenticeships?

7th May 2020
Find out what funding is available for degree apprenticeships.

How to talk to LGBTQ+ students

1st April 2020
Speaking to people with different gender identities or sexualities can be confusing.

How does OneFile improve quality management?

23rd March 2020
How exactly does OneFile improve quality management?

What do parents and students think about degree apprenticeships?

5th March 2020
Here what students and parents think about degree apprenticeships.

Degree apprenticeships: the story so far

17th February 2020
Since they were introduced 5 years ago, degree apprenticeships have really taken off.
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How to deliver degree apprenticeships

12th November 2019
Degree apprenticeships are delivered by HEIs – but they’re very different to traditional degree programmes.
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How do universities apply to the RoATP?

4th November 2019
Use our step-by-step guide to help your organisation ace the RoATP application.

How do degree apprenticeships increase student and employer engagement?

31st October 2019
Degree apprenticeships bring huge benefits to HEIs – including increased student and employer engagement.
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Benefits of degree apprenticeships for universities

25th October 2019
Over 25% of all apprenticeships delivered in the UK are at higher or degree level.
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How are degree apprenticeships regulated?

17th October 2019
Everyone involved in degree apprenticeships is responsible for quality – the HEI, employer, assessment organisation and even the apprentice.
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How to track off-the-job training in higher apprenticeships

17th October 2019
Higher apprentices must spend a minimum of 20% of their contracted hours completing off-the-job training.
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Degree apprenticeships: a successful failure?

24th April 2019
Degree apprenticeships had a slow start, they’re outperforming apprenticeships at other levels.
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How can tech boost your Ofsted grade?

14th January 2019
Ofsted inspections often cause panic for education providers.
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7 reasons to use OneFile for legal apprenticeships 

27th November 2018
Legal apprenticeships are becoming a popular option for law firms. 
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The 2018 functional skills reforms

8th August 2018
The new functional skills in English and maths will be ready to deliver in September 2019
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2018: a year of risk and opportunity for FE

27th March 2018
It’s a big year in FE – the Baker Clause, Brexit and so much more.
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GDPR – how will it affect FE?

28th February 2018
GDPR (general data protection regulation) is a new set of rules introduced in Europe to give people more control over their personal data.
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How will the Baker Clause affect FE?

18th January 2018
Thanks to the Baker Clause, schools must open their doors to FE providers for the first time.
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Legal apprenticeships – the new path into law

9th January 2018
Legal training is changing, and the power is now in employers’ hands.
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What’s the difference between degree apprenticeships and degrees?

20th October 2017
The new apprenticeship alliance: degree apprenticeships mean learners can get the best of university AND apprenticeships.
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OneFile and degree apprenticeships

10th October 2017
Degree apprenticeships mean learners can get the best of university AND apprenticeships.
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Degree apprenticeships: advice for uni faculties

16th August 2017
Degree apprenticeships are considered the gold standard in vocational training.
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7 reasons to use an eportfolio for higher apprenticeships

1st August 2017
Switching from degrees to higher apprenticeships can be a shock to the system.
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Delivering quality degree apprenticeships

19th July 2017
HEIs must work with employers to meet the Quality Code throughout the apprenticeship.
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Should employers hire graduates or apprentices?

6th July 2017
For employers, who makes the best members of staff: graduates or apprentices?
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Which is better: university degrees or higher apprenticeships?

21st June 2017
It’s a pretty close race…
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How has elearning changed education?

15th June 2017
Technology has impacted nearly every aspect of our lives – and education is no exception.

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What to look for in a great VLE

26th May 2017
The best VLEs offer an all-in-one platform that can be easily adapted to different qualifications and learning styles.