Thanks to the British Woodworking Federation and Achieve+Partners, CITB have confirmed that the following standards have been approved for apprenticeship grant funding:
Over 2 years this equates to £8,500 for the employer:
Eligible employers will need to undertake the CITB apprenticeship YNET process to register and receive these grants https://www.citb.co.uk/levy-grants-and-funding/grants-funding/apprenticeship-grants/apprenticeship-grants-intermediate/
Achieve+Partners are delighted to confirm that we have secured recognition from CSCS for the Furniture Manufacturer – Fitted Furniture Installer apprenticeship standard to be accepted for the Blue Skilled Worker CSCS card.
Apprentices are also able to apply for an Apprentice card. They will need to be registered with Achieve+Partners and request a letter confirming their registration to submit to CSCS.
Apprentices who have achieved the apprenticeship can apply for a Skilled – Blue – CSCS Card they will need to have achieved their EPA with Achieve+Partners and request a CSCS endorsed certificate and pass the CSCS operatives test within the past two years.
To request a registration letter or certificate please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name and contact details.