ESFA FE Update: 16 February 2022

The latest information from the ESFA: 1. Action: alternative provision year 11 transition fund claim form now live; 2. Reminder: coronavirus (COVID-19) mass testing exceptional premises costs claim form to close soon; 3. Reminder: Get help with technology: internet access and device claim form is open; 4. Information: important changes to the Education and Skills Agency (ESFA) and the Department for Education (DfE) from 1 April 2022; 5. Information: apprenticeship and traineeship employers demonstrating high-risk behaviours; 6. Information: volunteers needed to participate in user research about ESFA notifications; 7. Information: ESFA adult education budget (AEB) funding and performance management rules 2021 to 2022; 8. Information: advanced learner loans funding and performance management rules 2021 to 2022; 9. Information: cyber security update; 10. Information: employer identifiers and ILR submissions; 11. Information: launch of Flexi-Job Apprenticeship Agencies; 12. Your feedback: final reminder to complete the Sustainability and Climate Change Survey; 13. Your feedback: new nationwide survey of apprentices by apprentices.