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Work-based learning

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Work-based learning (WBL) gives new employees the opportunity to learn essential skills on the job.

There are a range of work-based programmes aimed at supporting learners or participants that currently support around 61,000 individuals. These programmes are delivered by a network of providers and include:

We aim to be as open as possible about our activities, informing learning providers of our decisions through circulars, newsletters and other publications. We seek their opinion on a wide range of issues in consultation documents.

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Enquiries relating to current contracts and the next round of contracts should be emailed to

Enquiries relating to WBL data should be emailed to