Apprenticeship & Traineeship Staff Support Programme (ASSP/TSSP) Dissemination Conference

Developing Staff to Achieve the Best Outcomes for Learners Date: Wednesday, 30 September 2015 Venue: Holiday Inn, Central Birmingham On 30th September 2015, AELPdefinition will be hosting a Conference in Birmingham to showcase the support and resources that have been made available through the two high profile staff support programmes, ASSP and TSSP. AELP and […]

Support for Apprenticeship staff – ASSP Phase 2

The first phase of ASSP is now complete with a significant suite of resources now hosted on the ‘project resources’ section of this website for staff to access and use. The second Phase of the programme is now well underway with a variety of support freely available to your staff in the months ahead. Please […]

Supporting staff with employer engagement

Have you accessed the resources on this website focusing on developing employer engagement? Here are some examples: • Bury College produced a staff handbook, to help all members of staff involved with the delivery and management of Apprenticeships develop a greater understanding of Apprenticeships, the proposed reforms and subsequent implications. The handbook addresses questions such […]

Apprenticeship resources launched!

A suite of high quality, innovative professional development resources for colleges, training providers and local authority adult learning services involved in delivering Apprenticeships is being launched today (Thursday, 26th February 2015) at a dissemination conference in Birmingham. The resources include guides, tool-kits, staff training materials and videos, and have all been designed to support staff […]

Congratulations to ELATT – Outstanding Ofsted grade

AELPdefinition and the wider ASSP project team would like to extend their congratulations to East London Advanced Technology Training (ELATT) who have just been given an outstanding grade across the board by Ofsted. ELATT was awarded funding as a project lead, and has produced a number of resources focusing on employer engagement. We look forward […]

ASSP emerging findings webinar

AELPdefinition facilitated an ’emerging findings’ webinar for ASSP, giving the sector opportunity to find out about the programme and hear updates from two projects. A recording of the webinar can be accessed below, and the slides and Q&A can be accessed by clicking here.

ASSP projects kick-off in Birmingham!

The successful lead bidders for the Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme (ASSP) met in Birmingham yesterday (Weds, 25th June) to mark the start of the provider-led projects. Each project lead gave an overview of their project allowing the group to get a national picture of the wider programme, and also allowing AELPdefinition to meet project managers […]

ASSP project leads inception meeting

ASSP project leads are expected to meeting in Birmingham on 25th June to kick-start their projects. A great opportunity to get a national picture of the whole programme and initiate collaborative working. Visit the website again to see how the day went!