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New Qualification: Team Leader Apprenticeship

New Qualification: Team Leader Apprenticeship

Kent Training & Apprenticeships are pleased to announce the launch of a brand new qualification just in time for the 2017/18 academic year. Known as a “Team Leader Apprenticeship”, the Apprenticeship is designed to train the next generation of managers with learners gaining a Level 3 Chartered Institute of Management qualification at no extra cost. […]

December Programmes 2017

December Programmes 2017

It is not too late to make a fresh start! Missed out on College or Sixth Form? Unsure of your next step? Get in touch today to find out what you could achieve with KT&A. We will help you get on the path to success. Learn how you can gain qualifications, skills and work experience to get […]

September Open Days 2017

September Open Days 2017

Didn’t get the GCSE grades you need? Missed out on College or sixth Form? Unsure of your next step? Come along to the KT&A Open Day to find out what you could achieve with us. We will help you get on the path to success. Learn how you can gain qualifications, skills and work experience to get […]

Understanding The Apprenticeship Levy

The Apprenticeship Levy is paid by employers with annual pay bills in excess of £3 million. The levy is payable at 0.5% of the total pay bill (i.e. not just the element over £3 million) minus an annual “levy allowance” of £15,000, although the total amount payable equates to exactly 0.5% of the element over […]

Our Sittingbourne KT&A Centre is moving

Our Sittingbourne KT&A Centre is moving

As part of a Kent County Council property review, from the start of the next academic year in September 2017 we will be operating from Units A/B London Road, Sittingbourne ME10 1SX. These new premises offer modern, air conditioned classroom facilities and are located close to public transport links. We shall continue to provide you […]

February’s Apprentice of the Month – Hayley Forsdyke

February’s Apprentice of the Month – Hayley Forsdyke

Our Apprentice of the Month award returned in February, and we’ve had some superb nominations. This gave employers around the county a chance to reward their Apprentice for all of their hard work and dedication by putting them forward for a chance of winning a £20 cinema voucher, as well as receiving recognition from us. February’s prize was awarded […]

National Minimum Wage Increase – 1st April 2017

National Minimum Wage Increase – 1st April 2017

From the 1st April 2017, the National Minimum wage for Apprentices will increase from £3.40 to £3.50. This represents yet another decent pay bump, with the National Minimum Wage sitting as low as £2.73 only a few years ago. The changes are set to be introduced ahead of Apprenticeship Reform which will see significant changes […]