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In March, the Skills Funding Agency announced the first batch of apprenticeship frameworks to be removed and in their latest update, a second batch of 60 apprenticeship frameworks has been published that will be withdrawn for new starts from 1 December 2016. View the full list here.

Due to popular demand from our members, all places on our dyslexia workshop on June 16 have now been filled.

This session has been designed to support learners with dyslexia and covers will be covering tools and techniques for supporting learners with Special Educational Needs, including dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia and how these impact on teaching and learning. 

team meeting round table

If you haven’t already booked your place on the member breakfast on the 1st June, please email jason.jones@thederbyshirenetwork.org to reserve your place. We have Jamie Holland from City and Guilds and Cheryl Knaggs from AELP as guest speakers providing updates on their respective organisations before talking about the introduction of End-point assessment and the Future Apprenticeships programme.

Members Breakfast event

Future Apprenticeships

SDN logoThe Strategic Development Network (SDN) has produced a comprehensive and practical toolkit to help providers implement the coming apprenticeship reforms.

CPD FE and Skills

We have negotiated a great deal on a one-day course for our members, aimed at practitioners and focusing on embedding approaches to English and maths support in vocational programmes.

This course is part of the English Pipeline programme and Maths Pipeline programme of CPD activities and is split so that delegates spend half a day on each area.

Delivered by the Education and Training Foundation, delegates will:

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