Furniture Apprenticeship Success at Brockenhurst College

Although Brockenhurst College have been delivering furniture training since 2015, they only began delivering the new Furniture Manufacturer Apprenticeship standards in 2018, with their first apprentice achieving gateway and passing EPA in January this year. Since then, they have put a further Five apprentices through EPA all of whom achieved a Distinction. We spoke [...]

2020-04-21T10:13:12+01:0021st April 2020|Uncategorised|

Great Customer Service at OAL

Instep, a training provider specialising in Leadership & Management Apprenticeships (Team Leader and Operations Manager), started working with OAL in the summer of 2019 after being introduced to OAL through two of the country’s largest Food Manufacturers, 2SFG and Greencore. OAL worked closely with Instep from day one, but as their first apprentices to [...]

2020-04-21T10:11:41+01:0021st April 2020|Uncategorised|

Keeping End Point Assessment on Track

To keep EPA on track we working flexibly with our EQA bodies and our customers to provide remote assessment opportunities where possible. This will enable apprentices to complete assessment remotely (even at home if required). We are now providing the ability for apprentices to complete exams, Professional Discussions, Portfolio Reviews, Presentations and Interviews remotely [...]

2020-04-02T10:07:55+01:002nd April 2020|Uncategorised|

OAL Coronavirus/COVID-19 Update

In response to the current Coronavirus outbreak, OAL will continue to follow the guidance as outlined by the UK Government and will review our approach on a daily basis. Currently we plan to operate as usual and will honour all existing EPA Bookings. Where requested and appropriate we are offering remote assessments if the [...]

2020-04-02T09:54:46+01:002nd April 2020|Uncategorised|