The Apprenticeships Conference 2020 will offer a leading platform to evaluate how to effectively design and deliver apprenticeship programmes which meet the needs of apprentices, providers and employers.

Delegates will hear policy updates and leading insights from key experts about successfully meeting apprenticeships standards, the funding landscape and forming high-quality relationships between providers and employers to ensure outstanding skills development.

Reasons to Attend

from leading policy experts and key practitioners on the next steps for enhancing apprenticeship uptake

the apprenticeship funding landscape and the latest developments to the future of the Apprenticeship Levy

the future of the regulatory landscape and apprenticeship quality with the OfS and Ofqual

leading insights from apprenticeships experts on the development of apprenticeships standards which meet the needs of employers

how to design, develop and deliver an outstanding apprenticeships programme which meets sector standards

how to support effective off the job training schemes to enhance skills which meet the needs of local employers and industry

how to enhance collaboration between providers and employers to deliver outstanding apprenticeship provision

with over 300 practitioners and sector leaders to share the latest innovations and insights

This Conference is specifically designed for Further and Higher Education Providers, Local Authorities and all Apprenticeship Employers. Typical job titles will include:
  • Heads of Apprenticeships
  • Directors of Apprenticeships
  • Apprenticeships Managers
  • Apprenticeship Officers and Coordinators
  • Apprenticeship Leads and Heads
  • Academic Directors
  • Assistant Principals
  • Principals
  • Chief Executives
  • People Managers
  • Project Coordinators
  • Commercial Partnerships Managers
  • Directors of Employability
  • Directors of Education
  • Degree Apprenticeships Officers and Coordinators
  • Learning and Development Managers and Heads
  • HR Advisors
  • Early Careers & Talent Managers
  • Senior Lecturers
  • Managing Directors
  • Heads of Quality
  • Business Development Managers
  • Organisational Development Managers

*This Conference is also open to the wider public and voluntary sectors, as well as the Private Sector to encourage networking and debate.


In a fast-changing area of policy and practice, this provides a single fixed point and some insights into what might come next.

Consultant, Mike Dawe Ltd

Really useful and interesting event and highlighted some of the key issues facing apprenticeships

Skills and Development Officer, South Kesteven District Council

There is so very much going on in the world of apprenticeships - this event cuts out the white noise and helps me keep me on track with the important issues and opportunities for my organisation.

Talent and Early Careers Manager, Anchor Trust

Good range of speakers and helped me to keep up to date with the latest developments.

Learning and Development Manager, National Nuclear Laboratory

Lots of knowledge gained from the speakers. A great opportunity to better understand the experiences of other businesses

Early Careers Programme Manager, Airbus Defence and Space