Q : When will HMRC have the furlough scheme live ?
A : Currently planned for Monday 20th April 2020
Q : Can EMA support an apprentice that can’t get in touch with normal training provider due to furlough ?
A : You can still complete training set by your training provider or college and CPD activities whilst at home. Use the time wisely and go back to work more knowledgeable to support your team!
A: Absolutely, all of our delivery team are working remotely and happy to guide ANY apprentice in the right direction until their training provider re opens.
Q : How does apprenticeship training work whilst at home?
A : The delivery team are using all methods of contact that are user friendly and safe . For contact with apprentices they are using Miscrosoft teams and Skype . For knowledge they will have access to online learning platform.
Q : Who can I call to get advice as an employer or an apprentice?
A : We have set up a helpline open from 8am - 8pm. Call us and if we can’t help you, we will connect you with the support you need.
Q : If an apprentice has been made redundant, who can they contact?
A : Call or email us, this is being dealt with on a case by case basis, any apprentice or parent can contact us, if we can’t help, we have the contacts that can and WILL help.