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T level contracts worth more than £30m up for grabs Awarding organisations are being invited to bid to run the next raft of T levels that will start being taught in 2021

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE) will manage the process for awarding organisations to develop and then implement qualifications based upon outline content created by T level panels.

The T level options up for grabs are building services engineering and onsite construction

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Strategic interventions in health education disciplines 2019 challenge fund: Innovations in recruitment to and delivery of healthcare courses

The Office for Students is offering new funding for projects which will develop innovative approaches to recruitment to, or delivery of, pre-registration higher education courses in nursing, midwifery and allied health subjects.

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A to Z of effective practice in access and participation

The Ofs have published an A-Z of effective practice for universities and colleges to use alongside our guidance on how to prepare access and participation plans.

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OfS Regulatory notice 1: Access and participation plan guidance

Regulatory notice 1 was originally published on 28 February 2018. This new version applies in respect of applications for the approval of access and participation plans (and related matters) for the academic year commencing 2020-21

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