In-depth webinar: Claiming Apprenticeship Learning Support Funding with confidence (12 November)
Nov 12

In-depth webinar: Claiming Apprenticeship Learning Support...

Led by a compliance expert, we’re hosting a 2-hour webinar to look at the rules & evidence needed...


Led by a compliance expert, we’re hosting a 2-hour webinar to look at the rules & evidence...

  • Providers often lack confidence in claiming Learning Support Funding (LSF). Added to this, ESFA funding rules around learning support included some significant changes this year.

    That’s why – led by our compliance expert David Lockhart Hawkins – we’re hosting a packed 2-hour webinar session to look at the rules and evidence needed to claim LSF funding with confidence.

    Demonstrating practical examples of what is needed to support a claim, David will take you through:

    • The 21/22 Funding Rules for learning support
    • Identifying barriers to learning
    • Needs Assessment
    • Support Planning
    • Support Review
    • Funding claim controls
    • Compliance management
    • Best Practice

    Attendees will also receive a detailed slide pack and a free Learning Support Review template to use month to month with your apprentices.

    In addition to this, David has created Needs Assessment and Support Plan templates that can be purchased at a reduced rate alongside the session (see below). If you’d value a one-to-one session with David to chat through your own challenges / approach to learner support, this can be booked below too.

    This webinar takes place on Thursday 12 November (10am – 12pm)

    Can’t make the date / time? Book anyway and we’ll send you the full recording and materials.

    Booking Information

    There are four options to choose from:

    • 2-hr webinar session (and a basic template) – £125+vat
    • Session and consultancy call – £245+vat
    • Webinar session and full template pack – £395+vat
    • Session, full template pack and consultancy call – £515+vat

    Note: Consultancy calls will take place on 25 & 26 November (we will liaise with you following the webinar to book in your allocated time)

    If you are looking to book three or more people, or would like your wider teams / staff to have access, email us and we’ll let you know the most cost effective way of accessing the support.

    Who is this session (and wider support) for?

    The session has been designed for those involved in apprenticeship compliance and learner support e.g. Operation Managers, Learning Support Managers, trainers and administration managers.

    Facilitators and speakers

    David Lockhart-Hawkins, SDN’s compliance expert will facilitate this series.

    David has experience of working with hundreds of high performing apprenticeship organisations over the last twenty years, including some of the UK’s largest, highest quality, specialist and new providers.

    Why an SDN webinar?

    SDN has directly supported 50 EPAOs, as well as 5,000 apprenticeship staff trainers and managers, to prepare to deliver apprenticeship standards and end-point assessment. We’ve also worked closely with over 80 of the trailblazer employer groups, giving us a unique insight into what is required.


    To keep costs down, payment for the webinar series must be made online via credit card (book below). If you are a Local Authority, and unable to book via card, please email us on:

    Any questions, please email the SDN events team:

    To book - please visit the SDN website here:

  • Category
    Webinars, Workshops & Masterclasses
  • Date & Time
    Nov 12 2021 at 10:00 AM - Nov 12 2021 at 12:00 PM
  • Location & full address
  • Event Admins
    Strategic Development Network (SDN)

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