3aaa Supporting Booming IT Industry


Mayor of Manchester Congratulates 3aaa Apprentice Alex Burns


3aaa Apprentice Aimee Turner’s Apprenticeship Experience


3aaa welcome delegates to the London Stadium for our Levy Conference


17th November 2017

3aaa Supporting Booming IT Industry

3aaa Apprenticeships were delighted to be a part of this year’s Smarter Business Tech Live at the M...

17th November 2017

Mayor of Manchester Congratulates 3aaa Apprentice Alex Burns

3aaa Apprentice, Alex Burns is the first person in England to complete the new BCS Level 4 Network Engine...

16th November 2017

3aaa Apprentice Aimee Turner’s Apprenticeship Experience

3aaa Apprenticeships are a national training provider who give Ofsted Outstanding training to Apprentices...

15th November 2017

3aaa welcome delegates to the London Stadium for our Levy Co...

On Wednesday 8th November 2017, we welcomed a range of our partners and delegates to our latest Apprentic...

9th November 2017

The Diary of a 3aaa Apprentice

3aaa Apprenticeships are proud to work with over 6,000 Apprentices nationwide. Emily Smith is just one of...

3rd November 2017

Rotherham United FC and 3aaa Apprenticeships

3aaa Apprenticeships, England’s largest training provider of Leadership and Management programmes, are ...

27th October 2017

Beat Cyber Criminals, Become a Software Developer Today

We had an incredibly informative and important day at 3aaa Stoke academy recently. Tracy Pound, successfu...

25th October 2017

The Decline in Apprenticeship starts – Time to Rebase!

Last week saw the much-anticipated reporting on the decline in apprenticeship starts for May – July...

20th October 2017

20% Off the Job – A Lone Voice or Simply Have Nothing to F...

We are six months into the new funding rules and there isn’t a day goes by when I don’t read an artic...

20th October 2017

94% Of Our Employers Were Satisfied With Our Service

The Education and Skills Funding Agency’s latest employer satisfaction survey*, based on training in 20...

19th October 2017

Delaware North launch new ‘NEXT Academy’ in partnership ...

On Monday 9th October, Delaware North launched their new ‘NEXT Academy’ with an Academy Challenge, ai...

19th October 2017

Up-skill your workforce today with our Customer Service and ...

For the vast majority of businesses and organisations in the world, it is vital that excellent customer s...

16th October 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships joining forces for the benefit of Appre...

At 3aaa Apprenticeships, we pride ourselves on offering a national service with a local approach. All of ...

6th October 2017

3aaa’s Ruth Sutton shortlisted for Rising Star Award a...

We are delighted to announce that our Lead Workplace Mentor, Ruth Sutton has been nominated for the Risin...

4th October 2017

3aaa Supporting MATs With Levy Spending

Following the creation of the Institute for Apprenticeships, the Government has announced a new initiativ...

28th September 2017

3aaa Apprentice Beth Naqwi’s Accountancy Journey

3aaa Accountancy Apprentice, Beth Naqwi works for Smith Cooper, a Business Advisors and accountancy firm ...

22nd September 2017

“My Apprentice Journey” by 3aaa Apprentice, Joe Crees

Joe Crees is a Digital Marketing Apprentice who has recently completed his Level 3 Digital Marketing Appr...

20th September 2017

The Apprenticeship Levy, 6 months in – A positive new era

Prior to April 1st 2017, training providers and other businesses planned for the Apprenticeship Levy, wit...

18th September 2017

3aaa Apprentice, Lauren Lynch nominated for Nottinghamshire ...

After being nominated for Apprentice of the Year, Digital Marketing Apprentice Lauren Lynch from the 3aaa...

4th September 2017

Apprenticeship Levy Conference To Be Held At The London Stad...

We are delighted to announce our next Levy Club event, being held at the prestigious London Stadium on We...

31st August 2017

The very first ever completion of the Level 3 Infrastructure...

Following on from our news earlier in the week about our Apprentice, Alex Burns being the first ever comp...

24th August 2017

Alex Burns, the UK’s first ever completer of Level 4 Netwo...

We are pleased to announce that Alex Burns, a 3aaa Apprentice, is the first person in the UK to complete ...

16th August 2017

Amy Macfarlane – One of our award-winning Apprentices in H...

We are proud to announce that one of our 3aaa Apprentices from our Hull training academy has won her cate...

31st July 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships Partner with Maguire Training

We are delighted to announce a newly-formed partnership between industry-leading Ofsted Grade 1 Apprentic...

28th July 2017

Open Management Training Programme Will Develop Highly Skill...

3aaa Apprenticeships have developed an effective management training open course that is highly beneficia...

19th July 2017

Levy Club Conference – Leicester Tigers Rugby Club

July 14th marked 3aaa Apprenticeship’s most recent Apprenticeship Levy Club Conference, aimed at suppor...

17th July 2017

40% of Finalists for East Midlands ‘Apprentice of the Year...

The ‘Apprentice of the Year’ category is one of twelve awards presented by the East Midlands Chamber ...

7th July 2017

Middlesbrough Apprenticeship success for Stokesley based des...

Stokesley based business Catch Designs Management secured an extra pair of hands in the office by taking...

6th July 2017

Software Development Programme will boost UK productivity

Increasing productivity is key to the growth of the UK economy. 3aaa Apprenticeships’ new Software Deve...

6th July 2017

Liverpool’s Solgain recognise the need for Apprentices...

Based in Liverpool, Solgain UK Limited are a private limited company who operate in the renewable energy ...

30th June 2017

3aaa Apprentice Wins Miss Cambridgeshire!

We are thrilled to announce that Cambridge-based 3aaa Apprentice, Amy Johnson has won the Miss Cambridges...

30th June 2017

3aaa Apprentices Recognised for their Achievements

The annual Leicestershire Apprenticeship Hub Graduation Ceremony is designed to celebrate the importance ...

22nd June 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships – The Quality Driven Training Pro...

City & Guilds are a world leader in global skills development, who inspire people to believe in thems...

22nd June 2017

The General Election Results: What It Means For Apprenticesh...

After a surprising result on all accounts in this month’s General Election, 3aaa Apprenticeships Direct...

15th June 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships Are Building A Long-Term Partnership Wi...

We’re thrilled to announce that Apprenticeship Levy Club Member Viapath have hired their first 3aaa...

12th June 2017

Apprenticeships In America – Plans To Diversify USA Ed...

Donald Trump has always been a strong supporter of developing Apprenticeships in America. Throughout his ...

8th June 2017

Southampton Apprenticeships Bridge The Skills Gap For Market...

Like all our academies, our Southampton Apprenticeships academy is well established and have developed st...

1st June 2017

93% of our Apprentices and Employers are happy with our serv...

As a pro-active leader in the sector, 3aaa Apprenticeships have invested heavily in customer service and ...

31st May 2017

What Is The Institute For Apprenticeships?

With the Apprenticeship Levy now underway, there are many changes to ensure that the same quality of Appr...

30th May 2017

The Apprenticeship Levy – Unintended Positive Consequences...

My Predictions or a Follow-on From My Manifesto in 2015 Thank you everyone for the positive comments on m...

23rd May 2017

Stewart Segal’s Apprenticeship Levy Policy Update

Stewart Segal is the Director of Strategy and Policy at 3aaa Apprenticeships and has many years experienc...

19th May 2017

Our Bristol Apprenticeship Academy Has Moved

May 2017 has been an exciting time for the Apprenticeship industry and even more so for 3aaa Apprenticesh...

11th May 2017

Improving School Career Guidance for London Based Students

3aaa Apprenticeships are delighted to be selected as an official partner of Young Careers which is a new ...

10th May 2017

Derek Mapp, 3aaa Apprenticeships Chairman – New Appointmen...

As reported last month, our chairman Derek Mapp was awarded Quoted Non Executive of the Year for his outs...

5th May 2017

Slide into Success

EKM Systems are one of many businesses in the Lancashire area who hire Apprentices through 3aaa Apprentic...

4th May 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships and FSTP have formed a new strategic pa...

We are delighted to announce a strategic partnership between 3aaa Apprenticeships, an established special...

28th April 2017

What Do The Apprenticeship Reforms Mean For Apprentices?

There have been many changes to the Apprenticeship sector so far this year and we want to ensure our 3aa...

26th April 2017

Co-Investment – busting some myths

In a few days the first apprentices funded through the Apprenticeship Levy will start their programmes. T...

25th April 2017

How Apprenticeships are giving Americans skills they need to...

In July 2016, 3aaa Apprenticeships expanded into the United States by partnering with the Children’s Gu...

23rd April 2017

TranZed Apprenticeships receive Apprenticeship Innovation Fu...

Building on this success in the UK, 3aaa Apprenticeships along with the TranZed Apprenticeships Service (...

21st April 2017

The General Election 2017: The Effect On Apprenticeships

The announcement that Theresa May is planning to hold a General Election on June 8th 2017 has shocked th...

21st April 2017

Sub-Contracting To Continue Under Existing Rules

With the announcements in the past few days on the pause to the proposed tendering of contracts for non l...

21st April 2017

How 3aaa Apprenticeships are expanding in The States

July 2016 marked the birth of TranZed Apprenticeship Services in Baltimore County, and by November, ...

21st April 2017

The New Apprenticeship System Explained By Stewart Segal

3aaa Apprenticeships and our Apprenticeship Levy Management Team have been helping clients across the UK...

19th April 2017

Funding Non-Levy Payers – Just A Few Ideas That Might Work

So, my last post on LinkedIn ‘wake up and smell the coffee or eat chocolate’ has just gone past 20,00...

19th April 2017

3aaa Educates The West Midlands On The Apprenticeship Levy

The 3aaa Apprenticeships Levy Management Team hosted their third Apprenticeship Levy Breakfast Event th...

19th April 2017

20% Off The Job Training: The Reality For Employers

The Apprenticeship Levy means that employers across England need to understand the basics of off-the-jo...

18th April 2017

New Management Apprenticeship Programme

The Apprenticeship Levy is now with us, so as businesses start to prepare many employers in the UK are b...

13th April 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships Welcome ESFA Announcement on ‘Pau...

Yesterday, the ESFA (formerly SFA) announced that the procurement process for award of contracts to fund ...

12th April 2017

Marketing Derby Bondholder Event at 3aaa Apprenticeships

3aaa Apprenticeships hosted their annual Marketing Derby Bondholder event yesterday morning at our Derb...

10th April 2017

Passionate Female Digital Marketeer Meets Tracy Pound

3aaa Apprenticeships are helping women across England to build a Technology career through Apprenticeship...

7th April 2017

A Thank You from Saul Haycock to our Worcester Academy for S...

Saul Haycock, a recent completer of the Level 4 Digital Marketing Apprenticeship with the Worcester 3aaa ...

6th April 2017

UK Companies must publish their Gender Pay Gap from Next Yea...

All businesses in the United Kingdom with 250 or more employees will have to publish an annual gender pay...

5th April 2017

Supporting the Launch of Derbyshire County Cricket Club’s ...

Yesterday saw the launch of the partnership between Apprenticeship Training Provider 3aaa Apprenticeships...

3rd April 2017

Largest Ever Investment At Senior Level

In preparation for the launch of the Apprenticeship Levy in May 2017, 3aaa Apprenticeships have appointed...

3rd April 2017

Women In Technology – A Case Study by Sophie Nicoll

3aaa Apprenticeships are helping women across England to build a Technology career through Apprenticeship...

31st March 2017

Aspiring Cyber Security Technician Meets Tracy Pound

3aaa Apprenticeships are helping women across England to build a Technology career through Apprenticeship...

29th March 2017

Women In Technology – A Case Study by Leigh

3aaa Apprenticeships are helping women across England to build a Technology career through Apprenticeship...

27th March 2017

Women in Technology Campaign

3aaa Apprenticeships are proud to announce that we are launching our new campaign, Women in Technology. W...

21st March 2017

The New Register Of Approved Training Providers – Just...

The register of approved training providers RoATP has now been published and the dust is beginning to set...

16th March 2017

3AAA APPRENTICESHIPS CHAIRMAN WINS PRESTIGIOUS NED OF THE YE...

3aaa Apprenticeships chairman Derek Mapp, was last night crowned non-executive director of the year for q...

15th March 2017

3aaa Apprenticeships Approved on Register of Apprenticeship ...

We are delighted to confirm that we have been approved by the SFA as a provider for Apprenticeships on th...

9th March 2017

Spring Budget 2017 – Apprenticeships and Skills Develo...

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond’s first Spring Budget was released today, with a key focus...

7th March 2017

Peter Marples’ Views on National Apprenticeship Week 2...

We have launched a designated section on our website for National Apprenticeship Week, specifically tailo...

6th March 2017

Stewart Segal Reflects on the Education Sector

With the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy being just round the corner, Stewart Segal reflects on t...

23rd February 2017

Martin Donaldson wins City and Guilds Medal of Excellence!

In October 2016, City and Guilds announced the Medal of Excellence Awards. The criteria took four key are...

23rd February 2017

National Apprenticeship Week 2017

National Apprenticeship Week 2017 is a key period for the Apprenticeship Industry, being a week to celebr...

24th January 2017

Derby North MP – “The Midlands Engine will play ...

Amanda Solloway MP, Conservative MP for Derby North was in Westminster Hall this morning, discussing the ...

23rd January 2017

Modernised Industrial Strategy for a Highly Skilled Country

Prime Minister, Theresa May utilised her first regional Cabinet meeting this morning to announce proposal...

20th January 2017

London-Based Businesses Behind the Rest of the Country with ...

London-based businesses have always been a difficult demographic to target for the Apprenticeship industr...

12th January 2017

What are the new Apprenticeship Standards?

With the Apprenticeship Levy beginning in less than 4 months, it is imperative to make sure that employer...

3rd January 2017

3aaa Apprentices graduate from CSC

UPDATE: A further 12 young people have graduated from their 3aaa Apprenticeship with CSC and are now prog...

15th December 2016

Norwich 3aaa Apprenticeships Trainer & Assessor wins Pe...

Lauren Burrows, Digital Marketing Trainer and Assessor for our Norwich Apprenticeships Academy has receiv...

9th December 2016

Nottingham 3aaa Apprentice wins Apprentice of the Year

Nottingham Apprentice Tamara Phillips, who completed the Level 3 Technology 3aaa Apprenticeship with our ...

7th December 2016

The First 3aaa Apprenticeship Achiever for our Middlesbrough...

2015 saw the launch of over 20 3aaa Apprenticeship academies across England and twelve months on, we see ...

2nd December 2016

3aaa Apprenticeships Launch Expansion to Worcester Training ...

On Thursday 8th December 2016, 3aaa Apprenticeships are holding a combined graduation and launch event fo...

1st December 2016

3aaa Apprenticeships Host Google Digital Garage Workshop

Last week saw 3aaa Apprenticeships Tamworth Academy host their first ever Google Digital Garage event, de...

21st November 2016

3aaa Apprenticeships host second Apprenticeship Levy confere...

On Thursday 8th December 2016, 3aaa Apprenticeships will host their second Apprenticeship Levy conference...

18th November 2016

3aaa Apprenticeships Follow Nick Knowles in Supporting Child...

It’s that time of year again! Pudsey’s famous eye patch is in position and fund-raising events are ha...

16th November 2016

3aaa Apprenticeship Graduations

Over the past few months 3aaa Apprenticeships has seen graduations at its academies in Birmingham and Mi...

16th November 2016

3aaa Apprenticeships’s New Apprenticeship Model Approv...

Di McEvoy-Robinson and Peter Marples – Joint Owners of 3aaa Apprenticeships are delighted to announce t...

15th November 2016

FIRST LESSONS BEGIN FOR NCA APPRENTICES

The first cohort of NCA Apprentices was welcomed this week into the Academy in Derby to their first lesso...

15th November 2016

3aaa America Leads the New Era of Education

A new era for the USA with a new President-Elect and a new era for education with the exciting news of 3a...

19th October 2016

Tracy Pound Announced as 3aaa Apprenticeships Ambassador

We are delighted to be working in partnership with Tracy Pound, Managing Director of Maximity and 2016 wi...

14th October 2016

National Apprenticeship Week 2017 will be 6 to 10 March 2017

2017 may seem a while away yet, but 3aaa Apprenticeships are already preparing for the biggest week in th...

10th October 2016

Daniel Dudley Receives Industry Recognised Digital Marketing...

Daniel Dudley has just completed his Level 3 Digital Marketing Apprenticeship with the 3aaa Leeds Academy...

1st September 2016

Are you Ready for the Apprenticeship Levy?

A question a large number of companies are being asked by training providers – but are training provide...

19th August 2016

Protected: An Alternative to University – 3aaa Apprent...

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12th August 2016

It’s All Systems Go for the Apprenticeship Levy by Peter M...

As we previously outlined, we did not envisage any fundamental changes to the previous announcements. Whi...

12th August 2016

Confirmed – the Levy will go ahead in April 2017

It has now been confirmed by the Government that the Apprenticeship Levy will go ahead as planned from Ap...

29th July 2016

Working towards an Effective Apprenticeship Levy Implementat...

When 3aaa established a team earlier this year to initiate discussions with employers who will be paying ...

21st July 2016

Apprenticeship Levy Update from Peter Marples

Well the sunshine is now out (albeit briefly), our Apprenticeship Levy sales team is beautifully formed a...

12th July 2016

Nick Knowles appointed as President of the new National Cons...

The National Construction Academy (NCA) are delighted to announce the appointment of Nick Knowles, TV pre...

6th July 2016

How 3aaa are Supporting Public Sector Companies with the App...

In the last few months 3aaa has been talking to both private and public sector organisations about the Ap...

30th June 2016

Practical Planning for Levy Implementation

We have been talking to many businesses over the past few months, both big and small in relation to the i...

28th June 2016

The Effect of Brexit on 3aaa Apprenticeships

As 3aaa continues to grow the Apprenticeship programme and even more employers get interested about Appre...

22nd June 2016

3aaa Sheffield Apprentice, Alex Bellis wins 2016 Rotherham A...

We are delighted to announce that one of our 3aaa Sheffield Apprentices, Alex Bellis, , was honoured with...

15th June 2016

3aaa are taking ‘Technology Apprenticeships’ to the USA

3aaa in conjunction with the Children’s Guild are set to transform the state of Maryland by introducing...

10th June 2016

Euro 2016 – ‘Find the Logo Competition’

With the top National Football Teams in Europe taking centre stage over the next few weeks, we are runnin...

25th April 2016

3AAA TRAINER NOMINATED FOR AWARD AT RESTORATIVE PRACTICE AWA...

Lee Moorton, IT Trainer at Chelmsford Academy recently reached the final in the Cutting Edge Category for...

21st April 2016

3aaa: Our Apprenticeship Journey with Derby County by Sam Ba...

For most football enthusiasts, many believe that an opportunity to work in the fast-paced, highly-competi...

13th April 2016

AGE Grant – Did you Know?

Did you know? As a small company, you could receive up to 5 payments of £1500 for hiring Apprentices th...

31st March 2016

TAMWORTH CHAMPION WOMEN IN IT WITH THE HELP OF INDUSTRY LEGE...

This week the 3aaa Tamworth team met with the highly inspirational Tracy Pound, an IT professional who ha...

14th March 2016

“Apprenticeships are for everyone and can take you anywhe...

Minister of State for Skills, Nick Boles addressed the House of Commons yesterday, with a statement on Ap...

8th March 2016

Young Females Encouraged to Undertake IT Apprenticeships in ...

International Women’s Day is a worldwide event that celebrates women’s achievements, from the politic...

4th March 2016

Middlesbrough Training Providers to Sponsor Tour De Yorkshir...

3aaa, the Ofsted Grade 1 outstanding National Apprenticeship providers are sponsoring Stage 3 of the Tour...

4th March 2016

3aaa Apprentice Represents Greater Manchester Apprenticeship...

For Kyal Smalley, University was unappealing; the idea of large debts and difficulty finding a job after ...

3rd March 2016

3aaa Business Administration Assessor ‘wows’ Employer

Yesterday, one of our Business Administration Assessors, Barbara Hill was endorsed for her outstanding an...

3rd March 2016

STOKE APPRENTICE LUKE HOUGH WINS APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR AT S...

This week, one of our academy’s Apprentices has been selected as the Apprentice of the Year at The Staf...

3rd March 2016

STOKE SUCCESS – HIGH ACCLAIM FOR ACADEMY GRAND OPENING

3aaa Stoke officially opened their doors this week, inviting young people, parents and employers to come ...

2nd March 2016

Iam3aaa – New Campaign Launched Today

This week has seen the launch of our newest campaign, Iam3aaa. This campaign explores the lives of 3aaa A...

24th February 2016

David Cameron Backs Suffolk 500 Campaign to Hire 500 Apprent...

Apprenticeships Suffolk Business Service (ASBS) have introduced a brand new initiative, aiming to create ...

18th February 2016

Zola Jackson – How a Traineeship Kick Started my Caree...

As young people across the country start to seriously think about their options after they have finished ...

17th February 2016

THE TORCH HAS BEEN LIT FOR APPRENTICESHIPS

The skills funding agency have officially launched their latest campaign in the run up to National Appren...

15th February 2016

3aaa York Grand Opening

You’re invited to attend the Grand Opening of our York Academy on Monday 14th March 2016, from 10am...

9th February 2016

Romford team help aspiring apprentice get his dream job with...

The team at the Romford academy have managed to change the life of one talented young person, all within ...

8th February 2016

The 3aaa Country Ground to host 2017 ICC Women’s Cricket W...

The International Cricket Council today announced that The 3aaa County Ground, Derby will be one of the f...

2nd February 2016

3aaa Apprenticeships and CSC Banbury

Looking to earn while you learn, both academically and technically? Looking for a Career in IT – with r...