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Apprenticeships for SMEs – what’s the latest?

27th July at 1:00PM BST - 2:00PM BST

This webinar from Apprenticemakers is for small and medium sized businesses interested in finding out the latest information around apprenticeships. We will provide an overview on what apprenticeships look like today and our understanding of what’s happening around apprenticeships in … Continued

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RW Joinery

Can you provide a quick overview of your business? RW Joinery is one of the largest doorset manufacturers and installation contractors in England. We manufacture performance doorsets and bespoke joinery from our workshop based in Cheshire in the North West. Approaching 50 … Continued

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Revive Leeds

Can you provide a quick overview of your business? Revive Leeds is the reuse shop located on East Leeds Household Waste Sorting Site in Seacroft, Leeds. It is the first of its kind in Yorkshire. We help to reduce landfill by … Continued

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Chemoxy International Ltd

We invited Chemoxy International Ltd to share its experience of apprenticeships and its work on a Trailblazer group of employers that has written new apprenticeships standards for several job roles in their industry. Chemoxy are amongst the country’s first employers to start their apprentices on the new Trailblazer … Continued

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Many online searches around apprenticeships right now often refer to Trailblazers. If you’re wondering what they’re all about and whether they’re relevant to your business, here’s a quick Q&A from Apprenticemakers to help you find out more. What is a … Continued

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