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The Apprenticeship Approvals Group has responsibility for approving all Scottish apprenticeships from 1 April 2020. It is an employer-led group aimed at ensuring Scottish apprenticeships meet the needs of employers.
The Group’s role and purpose is to:
The group will work closely with the Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board (SAAB) Standards and Frameworks group.
For more information, see the Apprenticeship Approvals Group - Terms of Reference
Ruth Jennings of Sainsbury’s is Chair of the Apprenticeship Approvals Group and a member of SAAB Standards and Frameworks Group. Remaining membership is made up of experts from a variety of different organisations and sector, including:
The Group meets approximately every month and minutes of the meetings are published, following approval from the Group’s Chair. You can find the minutes in our publications area.
The Board is led by employers and representatives from different industry bodies. Find out about their role in developing apprenticeships.Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board
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