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Dennett House, 11 Middle Street
Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH

Tel: 01823 270101                     Find Us
Fax: 01823 425200
Email: info@swcouncils.gov.uk


Training and Events

Many of our courses can be adapted for in-house delivery and can be specifically tailored to meet individual needs.

Sometimes due to reasons beyond our control a course has to be cancelled or postponed.  We will advise nominating officers and applicants immediately of such a decision.  Please note in exceptional circumstances we may have to make changes at short notice to the content (to reflect changes in legislation, current thinking or topical issues), timing, speakers and/or venue.

South West Councils, Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1SH, Learning and Transformation Administration Team: 01823 270101


Apprenticeships in our Region - Sharing the Learning



Apr 23, 2018 10.00 - 16.00


Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman, nr Taunton, Somerset TA3 7BL


Following previous successful events, this 1-day event facilitates the sharing of knowledge, experiences and challenges relevant to the successful implementation and delivery of apprenticeships in the south west region.


Sessions include:

Who does what?
Richard Daulton, ESfA; Jamie Sadler, LGA and Sally Timmins, IFA explores the functions of the three organisations.

Generation Apprentice
Grant Thornton discuss new research to show that attitudes towards apprenticeship programmes are becoming more positive.

Procurement Approach
to be confirmed.

Degree Apprenticeships
Adele Dawson, Exeter University

Maintained Schools and Multi-Academy Trusts
to be confirmed 

There will also be an opportunity for networking with local training providers.

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training@swcouncils.gov.uk or call 01823 270101

Related Courses:

Member Organisations: No charge

Non Member Organisations: £150 plus VAT (including lunch and refreshments)

£200 plus VAT includes lunch and refreshments, which includes one delegate place

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