Coronavirus: latest update 27/03/2020
Coronavirus: latest update 27/03/2020

Apprenticeships are changing

Are you ready for the new Trailblazers apprenticeships?

By 2020 the government aims to have achieved 3 million apprenticeship starts. Their commitment to this target has led to a proactive approach in improving the quality and quantity of apprenticeships delivered. Amongst these improvements is the introduction of the new standards in apprenticeships.


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What changes are involved?

  • New apprenticeship standards
  • Introduction of end-point assessment
  • Changes in funding


Apprenticeship Levy

From April 2017 a levy will also be introduced. The levy applies to UK employers with an annual pay bill of more than £3 million. Employers who fall into this category will be required to pay 0.5% of payroll costs into a levy.

For more information on the apprenticeship levy visit - or contact our apprenticeship team on 01243 812 948


How can Chichester College help you?

As an Ofsted outstanding institution with a wealth of experience in apprenticeships, we're committed to providing excellent support during the transitioning period.

For more information on apprenticeships and how we can support you, contact the apprenticeship team on 01243 812 948 or email


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