Expert Resources

As the leaders in the sector, Smart Apprentices expert resources page is designed to bring everything you need to know about apprenticeships in one place, including updates as they happen. Click the links below to read more.

Apprenticeships

Degree Apprenticeships

What’s next for Degree Apprenticeships?

NHS Apprenticeships

A guide to NHS Apprenticeships

Equipping Scotland for the Future

KEY CHALLENGES FOR THE SCOTTISH SKILLS SYSTEM

Sutton Trust Report

BETTER APPRENTICESHIPS

Apprenticeships: Get In Go Far

Get your career going.

English Apprenticeships: Our 2020 Vision

Plan for how we will increase the quality and quantity of…

Apprenticeship Standards

A guide to Apprenticeship Standards

RSA - Possibility Thinking:

Reimagining the Future of Further Education and Skills

Employing an Apprentice

Overview on getting funding, pay and conditions and making an agreement.

Register of apprenticeship training providers

Supporting quality and employer choice.

The apprenticeship levy:

How will employers respond?

Smart Assessor Prevent Brochure

Don’t get caught out with the Prevent Duty – Safeguarding;

Further & Higher Ed

Further education and skills handbook

Further education and skills handbook for use from May 2019.

Further education and skills handbook

Further education and skills handbook for use from November 2018.

Further education and skills

Further education and skills data reported for June 2016.

Introduction of T levels

Information for education providers – Published 9 March 2018

Ofsted

Ofsted Strategy 2017–22

A force for improvement through intelligent, responsible and focused inspection and regulation

Funding

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary September 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary August 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary July 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary June 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary May 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary April 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary February 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary December 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary October 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary August 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary June 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeship funding: how it works

Guidance – Updated 15 February 2018

Apprenticeship Funding

Rules and guidance for employers. May 2017 to March 2018. Version 2.
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary March 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary January 2019

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary November 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary September 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary July 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

RGFE Funding Summary May 2018

Sector update prepared by Rob George

Apprenticeship Funding

Apprenticeship funding in England from May 2017. Published October 2016

Modern Working

Deloitte: Power Up UK Skills

Boosting transferable skills to achieve inclusive growth & mobility
Apprenticeships Expert Resources

Industrial Strategy

Building a Britain fit for the future