Apprenticeship support programme

We provide support to councils so they can maximise the Return on Investment (ROI) of their apprenticeship levy.

The programme works closely with DCLG and DfE to help shape the emerging policy implementation. 

Apprenticeship Levy Khub

The apprenticeship programme provides advice and guidance through the online Apprenticeship Levy Khub.

The Apprenticeship Support Programme:

Provides networks and events across the English regions
To join your regional network or for details on the next apprenticeship events contact

Publishes guidance on key topics to share practice and learning

Key aspects of managing an apprenticeship programme - view recordings of webinars and download the slides

To access our most recent guidance on Procuring Apprenticeship Training please contact

Supports sharing practice and progress across all councils in England
Working closely with Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) account managers we are monitoring councils progress and sharing practice through a series of bulletins that will start in 2018.

Contact for advice and guidance on a range of current key issues like:

  • apprenticeships in schools
  • planning your apprenticeship levy spend
  • workforce planning. 


Programme Manager –
Apprenticeship Advisor –
Apprenticeship Support and Analysis –

Bright Futures

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Work Local is the LGA's positive vision for an integrated and devolved employment and skills service – bringing together information, advice and guidance alongside the delivery of employment, skills, apprenticeships and wider support for individuals and employers.

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