Research and analysis

Employer ownership of skills pilot round 1: first report

Evaluation of the first round of a scheme to give employers control of government training funds.


Evaluation of the Employer Ownership of Skills Pilot, Round 1: initial findings - BIS research paper 221

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The report covers case studies, interviews and analysis of data for all 36 pilot schemes. It includes details of:

  • different types of delivery
  • numbers of learners
  • how the pilots are funded
  • training innovations
  • successes and challenges
  • views on what will happen after the pilot stops

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Published 24 March 2015
Last updated 21 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Removed reference to the future report. This is replaced by a link to the round 1 evaluation.
  2. First published.