Withdrawal of apprenticeship pathways
As a result of our sector consultation, and communication with the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), People 1st is extending the withdrawal date of apprenticeships pathways for hospitality, travel, bus and coach, retail, funeral services and aviation as outlined here.
These dates are final with exception of the three highlighted pathways where the replacement standards are currently being developed and are subject to approval. Any queries regarding this announcement should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you looking to employ apprentices on seasonal contracts? The Education & Skills Funding Agency is running a pilot for businesses in the hospitality & tourism sector to trial an approach that includes a break in apprentices’ learning.
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Case study: Carlos Cortacans, hospitality team member apprentice, PGL
Carlos Cortacans is among the first apprentices in the UK to complete the new hospitality team member apprenticeship standard. Despite having little previous experience of the catering industry, his apprenticeship has transformed him into a competent chef with a passion for cooking.
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