Government Guidance for Apprentices: COVID-19

Government Guidance for Apprentices: COVID-19

The official Version 2 of the guidance has just been published 6th April 2020

It can be read here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-apprenticeship-programme-response/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-apprentices-employers-training-providers-end-point-assessment-organisations-and-external-quality-assurance-pro

This version focuses on furloughed workers, but also contains information on pausing new funding audits, and a selection of updated FAQs.

Finally, here is the link to the HMRC guidance covering furloughed apprentices that was published on 4th April 2020.

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wage-costs-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme