Monday 03 February 2020
House of Lords
As part of Apprenticeship Week 2020, the IPT will consider the future of apprenticeship delivery.
In recent years there have been substantial reforms to apprenticeships, including the introduction of the apprenticeship levy for employers with a payroll greater than £3 million. The levy was intended to create three million new apprenticeship places by 2020. However, a 2019 National Audit Office report highlighted concerns about the long-term sustainability of the system and level in their current form. The emergence of new technologies, such as automation, have the potential to significantly change the types of jobs available, skills required and methods of recruiting and training workers. How can Government and industry work with young people to increase the opportunities and foster a new generation of highly skilled workers?
This dinner discussion will: