Plan to limit LGV Driver Apprenticeship funding to £6,000 “insane”, government told


 

Government moves to restrict funding for the long-delayed LGV Driver Apprenticeship to just £6,000 per applicant are “insane”, the Apprenticeship Trailblazer group said this week. The group is warning that unless swift action is taken by government agencies to deliver a working apprenticeship the UK’s HGV driver shortage will hit crisis point. The call follows the refusal of the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IFATE) – which approves apprenticeship standards – to budge on its recommendation that funding for […]