Innovative approaches for Functional Skills delivery in Higher and Degree apprenticeships

3:25 pm - 4:10 pm

Workshop

With universities and employer providers entering the Higher and Degree apprenticeships sector, the demands of functional skills delivery is often a new requirement that many will be unfamiliar with. This dynamic session will explore a range of best practice examples of how numeracy and literacy requirements can be met through innovative approaches that enhance and complement the wider apprenticeship delivery, whilst stretching and challenging apprentices well beyond that required by the functional skills qualifications. The session will also explore how the provider can work with awarding organisations to support the apprentice in achieving the requirements in advance of gateway.