|Over the last week, the Government has announced an extension to the £3,000 payment to employers taking on a new apprentice with a start date of 1st October 2021to the 31st January 2022.
In order to receive the payment, businesses will still have time to apply for payment of £3,000 for apprentices with an employment start date from 1 April 2021 to 30 September 2021, but applications close on 30 November 2021.
Now is the time
Kendal College delivers a 12 to 18-month Cycle Mechanic apprenticeship and in partnership with The Bike Inn, delivers a comprehensive training programme with an award of an internationally recognised OFQUAL Level 3 qualification. The Bike Inn’s programme is a mix of virtual learning and on-site training and we are well known for teaching far beyond the requirements of the award and ensuring that our graduates experience the very latest technology including e-bike servicing and repair in an actual functioning bike repair workshop. We will work closely with participating businesses before, during and after the course to ensure we give maximum value to you and your apprentice.
In addition, Kendal College can offer additional bespoke training to cover things like e-commerce, marketing and other academic skills to add additional value for the apprentice and your business.