Swatpro training partner Working Knowledge works across the UK with big business as well as SMEs, but it was talking with the firm’s smaller clients that James realised that there was a very specific knowledge gap that wasn’t being addressed.
A journey into the heart of Taunton, Somerset’s county town, takes us to the busy HQ of Hudson Training Ltd. The company has worked as specialists in the adult health and social care sector for 17 years.
The bigger, better apprenticeship that leads to a bigger, better career – Commis Chef Apprenticeship Standard
In an age where customers are prepared to pay a premium for “home cooked” food, made on the premises, this new qualification supports apprentices as they learn the art of food preparation using fresh ingredients.
Dogged persistence is a great attribute for all successful Apprentices, but at one training partner in the Swatpro family, persistence with dogs is just as important.
A Winning Success for Swatpro: The continuation of Swatpro North Bristol NHS Trusts Sector Based Work Academy
The recent award of AEB to Swatpro in the West of England Combined Authority (WECA) has been very welcomed as it gives Swatpro additional resources to build on their successful programme within this area.
Absolute Training offer Apprenticeships in animal care and animal welfare, as well as running Leadership and Management courses for the care sector and other employers. Find out about the fascinating backstory behind this niche training company.
Head towards the South Coast and just before you hit Bournemouth you’ll arrive at Ferndown, a bustling town that is home for one of Swatpro’s busiest training providers. Our latest training provider spotlight is on Quest Vocational Training!
“We’ve found our apprentices generally want to stay with us and they have made a significant impact to the business. I have to say I’ve been very impressed.”
In the first in a continuing series, we get to meet Swatpro partners and learn about their training ethos. Channel Training was founded in 2012 by two qualified teachers, Jim Whittaker and Darren Sherwood.
Learn all about Swatpro Academy in our Spot light feature. Swatpro Academy, one of the South-West’s leading training providers in the catering and hospitality sector, is based in Exeter.
In a move welcomed by businesses and training organisations alike, the Chancellor of the Exchequer has reduced the amount non-levy paying organisations have to pay towards the cost of Apprenticeships. Learn what this can mean for businesses.