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Latest figures on apprenticeships
25 November 2022

The Department for Education has published the latest statistics relating to apprenticeships. Below is a summary and a link to the data in full. Apprentices …

ESFA Apprenticeship Funding Rules Update: 
10 October 2022

There have been a number of changes to ESFA funding rules. An overview of these changes can be found below.

Cogent Skills becomes a disability confident employer
27 July 2022

Cogent Skills is now a disability confident employer after becoming a member of the Disability Confident scheme According to national statistics (2021) 21% of working …

Cogent Skills Apprenticeship Delivery Successful Matrix Accreditation
8 July 2022

Cogent Skills Apprenticeship Delivery Successfully Achieve Matrix Accreditation The matrix Standard is the international quality standard for organisations that deliver information, advice and/or guidance (IAG), …

Changes to ESFA Apprenticeship Funding Rules 2022
29 June 2022

Summary of Changes ESFA Apprenticeship Funding Rules 2022 The ESFA have released their draft funding rules for the 2022/2023 academic year which will commence on …

Cogent Skills Rated Excellent Apprenticeship Training Provider
17 February 2022

Cogent Skills are delighted to be rated as an “Excellent Apprenticeship Training Provider” Employers want up-to-date information and to hear from their peers when it …

Cogent Skill Apprentices Hosted at Pfizer Share Their Experiences and Views on Apprenticeships
7 February 2022

Cogent Skill Apprentices Hosted at Pfizer & Their Managers Share Their Experiences and Views on Apprenticeships Cogent Skills employ a number of apprentices who are …

National Apprenticeships Week Starts 7 February 2022
28 January 2022

National Apprenticeship Week 2022 is the 15th annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships. The week brings together employers and apprentices across the country to shine a …

James Fox discusses his Level 7 Apprenticeship with AstraZeneca
2 December 2021

James Fox Discusses his Level 7 Bioinformatics Apprenticeship with AstraZeneca We recently spoke to James Fox, a Level 7 bioinformatics apprentice hosted at leading pharmaceutical …

Nominations for the AAC Apprenticeship Awards 2022 are Now Open
16 November 2021

The FE Week and AELP AAC Apprenticeship Awards are a celebration of excellence in apprenticeship delivery in the UK and provide an opportunity to give …

Rishi Sunak extends £3,000 apprenticeship employer cash incentives
5 October 2021

As part of a larger jobs support package cash incentives for hiring apprentices will run until end of January 2022 As part of his ‘Plan …

Roxanne Wright; Apprentice of the year, full time scientist, adventurer and avid climber talks about her journey so far
14 July 2021

We spoke to one of our former ATA apprentices Roxanne Wright about balancing work, study and her adventurous lifestyle, as well as meeting her best …

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