IfA Confirms That Off-the-job Qualifications Can Be Included In Apprenticeships

The Institute for Apprenticeships has confirmed that some mandatory technical qualifications can be included in new apprenticeship standards, in a move widely welcomed by the sector although there are still some concerns that competence based qualifications can still not be included as these are thought to duplicate end point assessments. Click here for more and here for a summary of all the IfA reforms announced today.