information about how you use ‘Get help with ESFA services’. We use this information to make the
website work as well as possible and improve government services.
You have accepted all cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any
This is a new service – your feedback will help us to improve it.
10 January 2022 15:48
05 May 2021 08:43
Gaynor Hunt commented, 10 January 2022 15:48
Just to add fuel to the fire...... we were recently made aware by an industry sector body that employing learners on a trial basis (to assess suitability/commitment) could exempt the employer from ...
Gaynor Hunt commented, 23 November 2021 11:30
According this this article it is not mandatory and, as such, should not affect payments to Employers or training Providers
Gaynor Hunt commented, 16 November 2021 16:25
Yes, I did mean achievement date, thanks. The completion date is the last day of learning.
We were previously told that the achievement date should be recorded as the date the EPA was taken, and ...
Gaynor Hunt commented, 16 November 2021 16:21
I'm out of ideas then, sorry. With the deadline being so close I would recommend that the Employer phones the Apprenticeship Service direct to sort this out.
Gaynor Hunt commented, 16 November 2021 16:15
The learner wasn't previously with another employer?
Gaynor Hunt commented, 16 November 2021 15:34
Hi Sue, just a thought here. I recently had this situation with one of my employers. Its turns out they had created another employer account instead of signing into their original account. (Which ...
Gaynor Hunt commented, 16 November 2021 08:44
Thanks Emma, it's crazy really as the procedures they have now issued actually ask us to ask the employer to put a false date in their Apprenticeship service account: eg Apprentice left employer 18...
Gaynor Hunt commented, 15 November 2021 15:41
Hi, I know this is avery old post, but did the Apprenticeship Service ever get back to you re affecting the achievement rates?
We have learners in the same situation and I'm worried how this will a...
Gaynor Hunt commented, 09 November 2021 15:48
We, as a Training Provider, can't. Only the employer can access this. It would indeed be very informative for us to be able to see this.
The employer can either Apply for the payment OR View appli...
Gaynor Hunt commented, 09 November 2021 11:26
That does help thank you as this is an issue for us as we work with approx 80 SMEs (micro businesses) and getting them through the Apprenticeship Service registration process is proving to be a nig...