Entries by Kathryn Bistacchi

Functional Skills Qualification Reformed

As we begin a new academic year, this September 2019 will be the first introduction to the new Functional Skills qualification. Following a decision made by the government in 2015, it is hoped that this reform programme will improve the relevance of Functional Skills qualifications in English and Mathematics. Qualifications that meets employers needs With […]

Benefits of an Apprenticeship

Employing an apprentice is widely known as a highly cost effective way to increase your workforce. But aside from cost, there are many other benefits to employers who take on apprentices.   ‘Grow your own’ experts Perhaps one of the main benefits of taking on an apprentice is the opportunity to grow and mould your own […]