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Reinvent Your Team’s Training with White Horse Training

By Matt | May 2, 2024

How can White Horse Training help your business? To be able to work effectively in the sphere of accountancy, it’s crucial for your whole team to stay abreast of industry practices and standards. Accounting requires a wide range of skills and knowledge; if you’re not keeping up to date with the latest legal requirements, best…

Why is Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Important in Accounting?

By Matt | March 1, 2024

CPD, meaning ‘Continuing Professional Development’, refers to the vital learning and ongoing training that all accountants and bookkeepers need to complete to improve their skills, keep up to date with the latest trends, and maintain membership with their chosen professional accounting body. CPD is important in accounting as it can help your career progression, ensure…

Apprenticeship Funding for Employers

Apprenticeship Funding for Employers  –
Levy & Non-levy

By White Horse Training | January 24, 2023

Apprenticeships offer great value for employers when it comes to employee recruitment and training. They also present an exciting opportunity to expand or upskill your workforce. Apprenticeship funding for employers means that, for many businesses, recruiting and training an apprentice is more cost-effective than hiring skilled staff on a higher salary. We’ll take you through…

How Does the Apprenticeship Programme Work

How Does the Apprenticeship Programme Work?

By White Horse Training | January 24, 2023

Apprenticeships are formal, nationally recognised training programmes which provide learners with the opportunity to achieve a qualification while developing knowledge, skills and behaviours in the workplace. They offer great value for employers when it comes to recruiting and training employees and present an exciting opportunity to expand or upskill your workforce. But how does the…

What is the Apprenticeship Levy

What is the Apprenticeship Levy?

By White Horse Training | January 24, 2023

The Apprenticeship Levy was introduced by the government in April 2017 designed to fund apprenticeship schemes across the UK. It’s a great initiative that aims to lift employment rates, close the skills gap and give motivated learners the opportunity to build and develop skills whilst building their careers. In this post, we have explained the…

What is a Non-levy Payer

What is a Non-levy Payer?

By Whitehorse Training | January 19, 2023

In this post, we have explained apprenticeship funding answering commonly asked questions around ‘What is a non-levy payer?‘. Non-levy employers do not have to pay into the Apprenticeship Levy and instead 95% of the apprenticeship training costs will be funded for you by the government – in some circumstances, it may even be fully funded.…