20% Off the Job Training - ESFA Update
Off The Job Training
To provide clarification, off-the-job training is an essential part of an apprenticeship and therefore, must take place during employed time. If, by exception, training takes place in an evening, or outside of contracted hours, this should be recognised (for example, through time off in lieu).
Should an apprentice not be able to attend a planned training session (due to leave, sickness, operational pressures) the apprentice should be given the opportunity to catch up on what they missed (e.g. by attending one to one sessions with their provider or using on-line learning materials). As above, this should take place during paid working hours.
The programme is sufficiently flexible to accommodate exceptional periods of leave or sickness.
South East In Bloom
Connor, a KEITS level 2 apprentice from Coblands Landscapes Ltd in Kings Hill was awarded Young Gardener of the Year at South East in Bloom.
Apprentice of the Month - October
Rebecca, an Animal Care level 2 apprentice at the Dogs Trust in Canterbury is KEITS' apprentice of the month for October!
KEITS nominated for BFA Industry Awards 2018
KEITS have been successfully verified as a nominee for the BFA Industry Awards Floristry Training Provider of the Year.
Bumper Crop for KEITS at Chelsea Flower Show
Success at Chelsea Flower Show for KEITS Apprentices