ESFA suspends 24 more providers from recruiting apprentices

Apr 07, 2020 - FE Week

Twenty four apprenticeship providers have been suspended from taking on new starts after receiving poor Ofsted ratings so far in 2020.

In accordance with Education and Skills Funding Agency rules, any new provider found to be making ‘insufficient progress’ in at least one area of an early monitoring visit from the inspectorate will be temporarily stopped from recruiting unless there are “extenuating circumstances”.

The register of apprenticeship training providers was updated...