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21 September 2021 13:14
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PaulB commented, 21 September 2021 13:14
Seems it was communicated in June 2021 but I must have missed it or I simply skipped that section due to the misleading topic heading.
PaulB commented, 21 September 2021 10:24
The ILR spec currently says it is a requirement for FE colleges to return unfunded apprentice data in the ILR but does not stipulate this for private training providers and says it is voluntary. EP...
PaulB commented, 27 July 2021 13:42
Sorry just to add we checked the R10 in-year QAR figures released at by the ESFA and this confirmed any learners in EPA who have not yet completed are not in the count for leavers in the 2020/21 hy...
PaulB commented, 27 July 2021 13:35
This still doesn't look to have been addressed in the PICS QAR reporting. The 2020/21 QAR technical spec states
"If the Programme Type is 25, and the Funding Model is 36, and…the a...
PaulB commented, 19 May 2021 17:48
Thanks. Yes we currently use a similar e-portfolio and the apprentices also undertake a thorough induction where learners are given access to the on-line learning materials. They also have to compl...
PaulB commented, 11 May 2021 13:44
Hi, I have just noticed the same thing in our R09 indicative earnings. The report displays two rows both showing the same Employer identifier and employment status date. The only thing that is diff...
PaulB commented, 22 March 2021 16:15
Thanks Martin. I couldn't find any mention of reducing funding for E&M (other than for BILs and returns) but it doesn't feel right claiming for a full £471 if learners are only having to do minimal...
PaulB commented, 04 February 2021 09:11
UPDATE: I messaged the email contact listed Qualifications.ESFA@education.gov.uk
They confirmed the statement is correct and provisional statements can be used as evidence but must only be from the...
PaulB commented, 03 February 2021 16:34
As it stands no we are not accepting anything that states 'Provisional' but this is mainly down to the legacy of the rules around the frameworks and the examples provided here by awarding bodies wh...
PaulB commented, 21 January 2021 10:50
Thanks Steve. I'll do a bit more digging and I'm also waiting hear back from the EPA involved but I assume if we administer it and deliver it as we would any other i.e. OTJ hours requirement, the n...