The Commission on Apprenticeships


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Author: O'Leary, Duncan; Wybron, Ian


There is political consensus about the value of apprenticeships to the UK economy. Yet, it is clear that there is a long way to go before the potential of apprenticeships is realised. Apprenticeships continue to be seen as a second-best option for school leavers compared to university. Meanwhile, the majority of employers do not offer them. The Commission on Apprenticeships was launched in March 2014. Co-chaired by Robert Halfon MP and Lord Maurice Glasman, and including a range of experts, the Commission sought to explore how to increase the power and potential of apprenticeships in the...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Apprenticeship; Vocational education and training; Industry; Research; Quality

Keywords: Case study

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

Published: London, England: Demos, 2015

Physical description: 113 p.

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Related items: TD/TNC 110.775

ISBN: 9781909037830

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Rights: Open access. Some rights reserved.

Document number: TD/TNC 119.928

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