Policy paper

Apprenticeship reforms: progress report

Update on apprenticeship reforms encouraging employers to employ an apprentice and consider working on the development of a new standard.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Apprenticeship reforms: progress so far


The report gives employers an update on the reform of the apprenticeship programme.

It encourages them to employ an apprentice and to consider becoming part of a trailblazer group to develop a new standard. This standard will set out what the knowledge, skills and behaviours that apprentices will have on completing their apprenticeship.

Published 12 March 2015