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The latest news from the Federation for Industry Sector Skills & Standards can be found on this page.

July 7, 2020 - Skills challenges by sector

Skills challenges by sector

July 6, 2020 - Evidence to the APPG on apprenticeships on the impact of COVID-19 on the apprenticeships and skills sector

Evidence to the APPG on apprenticeships on the impact of COVID-19 on the apprenticeships and skills sector

July 2, 2020 - Skills Challenges by occupation

Skills Challenges by occupation

May 28, 2020 - Apprenticeship exposure to Covid

 apprenticeships exposure to covid-19

May 6, 2020 - FISSS Briefing Note – Which Industries Face the Biggest Skills Challenges

  Click here to view FISSS Briefing Note – Which Industries Face the Biggest Skills Challenges

April 23, 2020 - The apprenticeship sector’s resilience to COVID-19

Briefing note: The apprenticeship sector’s resilience to COVID-19 Click here to view – FISSS Briefing Note – The Apprenticeship Sectors Resilience to COVID-19

April 14, 2020 - Interim COVID-19 survey findings report

Initial findings from the COVID-19 survey are below: COVID-19 survey – how is the sector coping

April 3, 2020 - LAUNCH OF COVID-19 APPRENTICESHIP PORTAL

The Federation’s CEO, Matt lambert issued a press release on Friday 3rd April which announced the launch of the Federation’s “COVID-19 Apprenticeship Portal” where all those involved in Apprenticeship delivery, assessment and quality assurance were invited to submit workable solutions for the continuation of training and assessment activities during the crisis which may become best […]

April 3, 2020 - The Federation welcomes new Director of Evidence & Insight

The Federation is pleased to welcome Jon Boys as Director of Evidence & Insight. Jon has had a varied career in research including stints at the Careers and Enterprise Company, a DfE backed start-up with a mission to transform careers provision in English schools, and Be the Business, a BEIS backed start-up with a mission […]

April 1, 2020 - COVID-19 response survey

Please see the COVID-19 survey for all apprenticeship stakeholders here: link to survey This initiative has been launched in a bid to protect the UK’s Apprentices and vocational training during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Federation will review and collate survey responses and identify the key issues and challenges being faced and, where appropriate, take any […]