Apprenticeship Levy Explained, East Lancashire – Dunkenhalgh Hotel, Blackburn
Start date: 05/10/2016
Cost: Please Register via Link
From May 2017, large businesses will contribute to an Apprenticeship Levy that will change the way training and apprenticeships are funded throughout the UK.
The Apprenticeship Levy will drive engagement by larger employers in high quality Apprenticeships. In broad terms the levy will be paid by employers with around 150 employees.
EMPLOYER APPRENTICESHIP LEVY – YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED
Apprenticeship Levy events, in partnership with the Lancashire WBL Executive Forum, the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership and The Lancashire Colleges, will advise businesses what it means for them.
The events will provide a full update on the key facts about the levy and will give employers the chance to ask questions from a panel of experts.
There’s no selling, just free guidance and the chance to get your questions answered.
Registration and networking
Key facts about the Apprenticeship Levy
Question & answer panel
Light lunch and networking
The first event on 5 October at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel includes key speaker Paula Gibson, Business Solutions Manager (Apprenticeships), City & Guilds who will cover the key facts on the Apprenticeship Levy.
This event will also include the following panelists:
Michele Lawty-Jones, Director Lancashire Skills Hub, Lancashire LEP
John Cramphorn, JTL North West Regional Manager, Lancashire WBL Executive Forum
Julie Dix, People Development and Training Coordinator, Silentnight
Karl Patterson, Head of HR, The Senator Group
Our events are free to attend for businesses with 150+ employees only. Maximum of three employees per business. Please click on the links below to register now.
All registrations will be monitored to ensure the correct audience is in attendance – please do not register if your business has fewer than 150 employees.
East Lancashire – 10am – 1:30pm, 5 October – Dunkenhalgh Hotel, Blackburn Rd, Clayton-le-Moors, Blackburn BB5 5JP
Central Lancashire – 10am – 1:30pm, 12 October – Brockholes, Preston New Rd, Preston PR5 0AG
West Lancashire – 10am – 1:30pm, 26 October – Ribby Hall Village, Ribby Rd, Wrea Green, Preston PR4 2PR
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