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Make UK welcomes budget incentives for apprentices and training

Make UK welcomes the Chancellor’s new incentives to encourage businesses to take on apprenticeships

Make UK, which trains hundreds of apprentices at its world-class Technology Hub in Aston, Birmingham, has welcomed the Chancellor’s new incentives to encourage businesses to take on apprenticeships, announced in the recent Budget. Rishi Sunak unveiled a new series of measures, including a doubling of the cash incentives to take …

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The Future of Logistics: Training a Smart Workforce

The Future of Logistics Training a Smart Workforce

The pandemic has caused considerable disruption to the UK economy, and with that, unemployment has increased considerably. At the end of 2020, unemployment was at 5%, with experts predicting this is likely to increase to 7.5% by mid-2021, with 2.6 million people unemployed. Many sectors have experienced difficulties, however, some …

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SMMT steps in to save automotive apprenticeships with new Covid salary support scheme for SMEs

SMMT steps in to save automotive apprenticeships with new Covid salary support scheme for SMEs

SMMT Charitable Trust Fund (SCTF) announces £100,000 investment to help Covid-hit automotive businesses save apprenticeship jobs as government’s furlough scheme comes to an end. New SMMT Apprentice Support Programme now accepting applications from small and medium automotive firms from across the entire supply chain. Successful applicants will have apprentice salaries …

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