Category Archives: Work-based HE / Business and Community Engagement

A mixed bag of influences on HE

Just a small selection of influences that caught my attention over this last month or so… mix these all together and I’m not sure what you get… *Even though not directly impacting on HE, there are implications implicit in this latest from the … Continue reading

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Preparing Advanced Apprentices for the new Higher Education world – free CPD workshop

 *A practical workshop for trainers, assessors and professionals advising or supporting apprentices considering Higher Education. Tues 15th Nov.  10-12.  Westleigh Conference Centre, Preston. More details on this flyer:  FREE CPD workshop 15 Nov (Organised by the Lancashire Lifelong Learning Network) … Continue reading

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Higher Apprenticeship Fund

‘…. a £25m fund that will support the creation of up to 10,000 Advanced and Higher Apprenticeships, giving firms in sectors such as advanced manufacturing, information technology and engineering the hi-tech skills they need to grow. As well as providing challenging … Continue reading

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Employability and Enterprise in Education

*Student conference – [for staff and students working in all fields] Employability and Enterprise in Education.  At Liverpool Hope University.  11th April.  Costs £25.  Read more. ‘We’re inviting students and academics who are interested in leading a session, to submit an … Continue reading

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Using collaborative online tools for business and community engagement

* The latest from InfoNet:  Using collaborative online tools for business and community engagement. If you’ve not come across the InfoKits that InfoNet produce, it’s worth taking a look. “The infoKits contain a wealth of ‘self-help’ material, such as simple … Continue reading

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Achieving Sustainable Employment: conference

Achieving Sustainable Employment conference ‘…The higher and further education sector play a crucial role in equipping graduates with the relevant skills and training to meets the current and future needs of business. This event will look at the future role of … Continue reading

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Work-based HE / Higher Level Skills and Work-based Learning – events

-Advising working people: Career progression through work-based HE Conference   Birmingham on 14th December, 2010 -The Future Agenda for Higher Level Skills and Work-                                   Based Learning.   11-12th Nov, York.  conference inf. 

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