Apprenticeship levy targets should focus on quality, not quantity, argues think tank


 

The government should abandon its target of three million apprenticeships in the UK by 2020 in order to focus on the quality of the actual qualifications, according to think tank Reform. In a report reviewing the first year of the tax, called ‘The Great Training Robbery: Assessing the first year of the apprenticeship levy’,  Reform said measuring the success of apprenticeships by quantity over quality is the “wrong approach”. It argues that the target of 3 million in apprenticeships by […]