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Provider Digital blog: declare my subcontractors #2

Hi folks, This week we will again be emailing a form to all organisations that are required to submit a subcontracting declaration for the academic year 2016 to 2017. There are two routes for returning data for this declaration: To ...
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ILR Specification for 2017 to 2018

We have published the ILR Specification version 1 for 2017 to 2018, at the following location: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/individualised-learner-record-ilr We have removed guidance sections from the ILR technical specification. These will be added to the Provider Support Manual to ensure consistency and ...
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Provider Digital blog: declare my subcontractors

Hi folks, This week we will be emailing a form to all organisations that are required to submit a subcontracting declaration for the academic year 2016 to 2017. There are two routes for returning data for this declaration: To send ...
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Final funding claims 2015 to 2016

Good afternoon Colleges and other training organisations funded through a grant for their Adult Skills Budget (ASB), Discretionary Learner Support (DLS), Advanced Learning Loans Bursary (ALLB) and Community Learning (CL) must submit final funding claims on the Hub by 6pm ...
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Provider Digital Service blog: are you ready to sign your funding claim?

Hi folks, We will shortly be issuing final funding claims for 2015 to 2016 on the Skills Funding Service (SFS) for organisations funded through a grant for: Adult Skills Budget (ASB) Discretionary Learner Support (DLS) 24+ Advanced Learning Loans Bursary ...
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ILR 2016 to 2017 publications and known issues

Good afternoon We have a couple of ILR updates to share with you, including this week’s publications and an update on known validation issues. This month’s issue of Inform contains articles about completing the 2015 to 2016 R14 final ILR ...
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Hub move and Find Apprenticeship Training

Hi all There are a couple of things this week that we particularly want feconnect users to be are aware of - a new data collection for providers offering apprenticeship training and a Hub move which will mean you need to ...
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feconnect blog 29 July 2016

Hi all During August, the SFA will launch the new Recruit an apprentice service on GOV.UK. This will enable users to advertise apprenticeship vacancies and traineeship opportunities in England and will replace the Apprenticeship vacancies service. We have designed the ...
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Monitoring the Funding Rules 2015 to 2016 (2)

Hi All This is the second in the series of blogs we are posting from the Funding Data and Calculations team. I hope you find this useful but please feel free to post your comments or give us your feedback by ...
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ILR template, monitoring the funding rules and 2016 to 2017 contracts

Hi All We’ve noticed from the forum that there are a few requests each year for an ILR template, like the 16/17 ILR template we published this week. It would be useful to understand how providers are using these templates ...
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