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Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board news

Find out the latest news and developments that SAAB and its members have been involved in by reading our monthly newsletters:



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March 2022

Employers want fairer funding for apprentices, SAAB Group Board welcomes new Chair, Review of Foundation Apprenticeship provision, Help shape digital apprenticeships and Flexible Workforce Development Fund: Apply now.

ScotAppWeek 2022

SAAB-led event: Apprenticeships work for your business, Thought leadership - Apprenticeships in hospitality, Scottish Apprenticeship Awards - SAAB winners, Apprentice Engagement Group - Events & activity and Apprentice Engagement Group - Case studies.

February 2022

Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2022 – one week to go, Careers by Design, Register for the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards and New Providing Financial Services apprenticeship available.

January 2022

SAAB finalists – Scottish Apprenticeship Awards, Employer webinar on Graduate Apprenticeships, Get ready for Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2022 and Support the Apprentice Engagement Group.

November 2021

Graduate Apprenticeships are what employers want, Embedding sustainability in apprenticeships, Help shape the future of digital apprenticeships and SAAB information calls.

October 2021

Careers Week, COP26 skills-related activity, Apprenticeship development guidance, Dr Liz Cameron OBE on the Career Review, Apprentice Engagement Group recruitment and Rural Employers’ Toolkit.

August/ September 2021

Green Jobs Workforce Academy, blog from Amanda McKay, Balfour Beatty Quality Assurance Director and newest SAAB Employer Equalities Group member and Apprenticeship Approvals Group Chair’s End of Year report.

June/July 2021

Foundation and Graduate Apprenticeship Reports published, new Project Management Apprenticeship, Balfour Beatty developing future talent pipeline.

May 2021

Blog from new SAAB Standards and Frameworks Chair, Steve Petrie, new mental health guidance for apprentices and employers available, SAAB Group Board Co-chair, Frank Mitchel on employers' role in putting apprenticeships at the heart of economic recovery.

April 2021

Apprentice Transition Plan, new employer recruitment incentives available and career review employer survey.



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