Becoming a member of SCTP will provide your business with access to valuable information, networking, representation, strategic contacts and development opportunities.

Benefits of Membership

SCTP membership entitles you to:

  • Attend members meetings. These provide an excellent opportunity to hear from speakers from key organisations such as SFA, BIS, OFSTED, LEPs, Local Authorities etc on the issues of the day and for the exchange of information with other members as well as a chance to influence how your network is run.
  • Receive regular information on national, regional and local developments in work-based learning and the operation of your network via our e-mail distribution list and this website.
  • Participate in training events and seminars.
  • Gain business by displaying your company’s Apprenticeship services at a website and brand that is used to promote members' apprenticeship provision in schools and to employers.
  • Quality development activities including access to support via the Education and Training Foundation.
  • Benefit from the individual and collective representation of members interests at local, regional and national level.
  • Communication with other members via SCTP's closed LinkedIn group.
  • Participate in development projects that are open to members, and where appropriate, access funding for activities such as marketing and quality development.
  • The potential opportunity to represent SCTP in its liaison work with relevant bodies such as the LEPs, Local Authorities, SFA/NAS, EFA and OFSTED etc

A summary of the benefits of being a member of SCTP can be downloaded here SCTP MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION SHEET 2016-17.

Most importantly SCTP gives you the opportunity to have influence over the issues that impact upon your organisation.

To see what our members think about being a member of SCTP see our testimonials page here.

Membership Fee & Application Form

Annual membership runs 1st November to 31st October at a rate of £450 for the 2015-16 year. Organisations that do not deliver Government funded work-based learning can join as Associate Members at a rate of £350 (Commercial Associate) or £300 (Partner Associate) subject to status, for the 2016-17 year. Pro rata discounts are available for those wishing to join during the membership year.

For more information please contact Paul Mitchell on 01273 891232 or e-mail

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