Access government funding to cover apprenticeship costs

Hiring an apprentice is a great way for your business to develop a talented, motivated, and skilled workforce; and government funding is available to help cover apprenticeship training and assessment costs. There are a range of funding options available, and the amount your business benefits from will depend on whether you pay the apprenticeship levy […]

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National Apprenticeship Week ‚Äź Get Involved!

National Apprenticeship Week 2022 will run from Monday 7 ‚Äź Sunday 13 February to shine a light on the positive impact that apprenticeships have on individuals, businesses and the wider economy. The PDA is encouraging all Members to get involved and there are a number of simple things you can do: Celebrate your apprenticesPut your […]

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New Incentive Payments for Employers

Employers in England can now claim the following payments after the Government launched two new incentive schemes: ¬£3,000 for each new apprentice hired between 1 April and 30 September 2021. Employers will need to set up an apprenticeship service account in order to apply, and this incentive can be claimed in addition to the existing […]

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Help to Paint a Future Workforce

Help to Paint a Future Workforce. Are you interested in having an apprentice, trainee or can you support a young person with some work experience? We are looking to work with professionals from the decorating trade to help guide young people and develop their skills as part of their studies. Also, we could help existing […]

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