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9 Mar 2005
A nationwide search for employers who provide the best practical training for young people has been launched.
9 Mar 2005
Network Rail has started one of the UK's biggest-ever apprenticeship schemes in its search for more than 1,000 17- to 19-year olds.
1 Mar 2005
Telecoms giant BT is expanding its apprenticeship scheme, part of its continuing efforts to tempt high-calibre young employees into the company.
1 Feb 2005
Army accreditation; Public sector first; CIPD award for school; Drive for specialists
24 Jan 2005
Head of the Institute of Directors calls for more investment in eductaion and training
5 Jan 2005
"Passionate champion" of vocational training takes over as head of skills organisation
27 Nov 2004
For an apprentice, an Apprenticeship isn't just a job; it's the first step towards a long-term career. Your business could be one of thousands across Britain that have benefited so far from training an apprentice.
23 Nov 2004
Attempts to address skills shortages in engineering and manufacturing have always drawn a mixed response. Paul Gander asks machine manufacturers for their thoughts on the 8m 'thought bubble' campaign to promote apprenticeships
5 Nov 2004
The Prince of Wales has launched a £5m scheme to help poorly qualified school leavers find work. Four pilot projects...
1 Nov 2004
Nissan’s car factory in Sunderland boasts the highest productivity levels in Europe and one of the best training records in the UK. But training department head Steve Pallas says its success is frequently misunderstood. Guy Sheppard reports.
1 Oct 2004
The Government is two-thirds of the way towards its target of 400 Centres of Vocational Excellence by 2006, but are the CoVEs reaching new people or merely the old faithful? We evaluate their progress to date
1 Sep 2004
Adding value to an already exceptional learning and development programme is quite a challenge, especially if you find yourself working for the number one coffee brand in the UK.
1 Sep 2004
What makes an apprentice buy into your efforts? We asked readers how they woo and retain the newly-skilled
10 Aug 2004
Aspiring footballers who don't make the big time are often left on the scrapheap with no qualifications, no work experience and few skills. But Learndirect and the Professional Footballers Association aim to change all that
1 Apr 2004
Since reviewing staff feedback on its Modern Apprenticeship/NVQ pilot programme,Costa Coffee finds itself in a position to evaluate and reflect on progress to date