Ben James

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Ben James commented,

They've now been published Matthew Smith

They've now been published Matthew Smith

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Ben James commented,

If you know the original start dates and it's a tran...

If you know the original start dates and it's a transfer as a result of a merger or a takeover, then yes. Otherwise just add the restart indicator and you should be fine.  This guidance should hope...

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Ben James commented,

You'd definitely want to make sure the training plan...

You'd definitely want to make sure the training plan was updated to reflect the revised dates. Whether you need to update the TSA would depend on what it already says about changes (i.e., whether a...

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Ben James commented,

The date would stay the same on the basis that there...

The date would stay the same on the basis that there's (presumably) been no new learning activity since then. 

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Ben James commented,

Assuming they're doing the same apprenticeship/aims,...

Assuming they're doing the same apprenticeship/aims, did you add the restart indicator when you returned them in your ILR following the transfer? That should prevent the error from triggering. 

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Ben James commented,

08000 150 600 is the published helpline. You may hav...

08000 150 600 is the published helpline. You may have more luck raising a ticket via the portal though, as you can specifically refer to the issue as being ILR submission related, rather than going...

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Ben James commented,

Not usually, no. You can try to contact the service ...

Not usually, no. You can try to contact the service desk but it seems unlikely that they'd be willing to make allowances given it was not as a result of a technical issue. As long as you get your R...

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Ben James commented,

By the letter of 'the law', I'd suggest yes; 58. U...

By the letter of 'the law', I'd suggest yes; 58. Unless the apprentice is on an alternative English apprenticeship, the provider must have evidence that the apprentice has an apprenticeship agreem...

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Ben James commented,

You can update it if you've discovered it was incorr...

You can update it if you've discovered it was incorrect due to an error It is important to record the data in this field accurately at the being of the programme based on its supporting evidence. ...

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Ben James commented,

It wasn't until 21/22 that they started getting expl...

It wasn't until 21/22 that they started getting explicit in saying 'at least one instance every 4 weeks', at least as far as the funding rules are concerned. They didn't say it was to be applied re...