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April 2017 Apprenticeship Levy: Everything you need to know

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 @ 2 - 2:45 p.m. GMT

The apprenticeship levy is a huge opportunity for organisations to create a more skilled workforce. The levy comes into force in April 2017 and will affect any business with an annual payroll in excess of £3 million. Is your organisation prepared?

It is crucial for organisations to be prepared to ensure they achieve the best return on investment.

This webinar will explain what the apprenticeship levy is, the way the levy will be collected, the options available to your organisation and how to integrate apprenticeship opportunities within your workforce.

Learn about the apprenticeship scheme and how your organisation use the levy to invest in the training and development of your workforce.

This webinar is suitable for those with responsibility for HR, Learning & Development, Finance and anybody else who wants to know more about the Levy.

Join us to learn:

  • What the levy means for your organisation
  • How levy funding will work
  • An overview of the apprenticeship scheme
  • How funds are collected
  • How sub-contracting will work

Nicola Luke, Experienced HR Program Manager
Nicola is an HR Business Partner with experience spanning over 18 years. Since 2004 she has lead a number of next generation programmes across EMEA and in particular the apprenticeship strategy for the UK, that gives her a wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience with UK Apprenticeships. Her Organisation was chosen as a trailblazer by the government to trial the new standards that are coming into place in April 2017. Nicola is the perfect person to talk through the upcoming Apprenticeship Levy and how you can make the most of it within your training and development programmes!

Anna Shaw, Customer Success Consultant Manager, Skillsoft
Anna currently manages the customer success team at Skillsoft, speaking regularly with several organisations on the upcoming Apprenticeship Levy and the implications of this. Anna has previously worked at an accredited apprenticeship provider and has lots of insight into how to make a truly successful Apprenticeship programme.

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