8 05, 2019

FENSA are delighted to announce partnership with Solvo Vir to provide Apprenticeships and Training for Registered Installers

2019-05-10T12:48:28+00:00

FENSA has extended its support services for Approved Installers by partnering with Solvo Vir to provide accredited training and apprenticeships in a number of UK areas. The deal follows the awarding of contracts to provide such schemes funded by the European Social Fund, co-funded by the Education and Skills Funding Agency, a programme designed to [...]

FENSA are delighted to announce partnership with Solvo Vir to provide Apprenticeships and Training for Registered Installers 2019-05-10T12:48:28+00:00
10 04, 2019

Solvo Vir praised by Ofsted for ‘vision and pursuit of excellence’

2019-04-10T15:55:21+00:00

Solvo Vir were pleased to recently welcome Ofsted in for our first monitoring visit of our Apprenticeship delivery programmes. We have been delivering Apprenticeships for almost two years now, and were keen to speak to the inspectors about our journey that began early 2017. Recognition of quality mentors, programmes and communication   With the quality [...]

Solvo Vir praised by Ofsted for ‘vision and pursuit of excellence’ 2019-04-10T15:55:21+00:00
8 04, 2019

Are you utilising the full potential of your Apprenticeship Levy?

2019-04-08T09:14:36+00:00

The Apprenticeship Levy is a government scheme that was introduced in 2017, with the objective to encourage more businesses to get behind the ideology of apprenticeships at both entry-level and for current employees. If your business meets the required criteria, you will make a monthly contribution into a secure account, which can be used for [...]

Are you utilising the full potential of your Apprenticeship Levy? 2019-04-08T09:14:36+00:00
4 04, 2019

Can apprenticeships train the workforce of the future?

2019-04-08T09:18:26+00:00

It’s 2019 and many young people are deciding to opt for apprenticeships over going to uni - being paid to learn while developing skills that you can use for life, what’s not to love about that? In this blog, Solvo Vir will delve deeper into exploring apprenticeships as a career, and why such a high [...]

Can apprenticeships train the workforce of the future? 2019-04-08T09:18:26+00:00
5 03, 2019

Solvo Vir Discusses Apprenticeships vs University

2019-03-05T12:11:55+00:00

Solvo Vir Discusses Apprenticeships vs University With over 40% of university students unable to hold down a steady career more than six months after graduating, is it high time that apprenticeships were more recognised for the long-term benefits they provide? In this blog, Solvo Vir discusses how university is no [...]

Solvo Vir Discusses Apprenticeships vs University 2019-03-05T12:11:55+00:00
1 03, 2019

My Level 3 Accountancy Apprenticeship Journey – by Michela Ryan

2019-03-01T10:24:46+00:00

Michela Ryan is our Head of Finance at Solvo Vir. She climbed the career ladder in the accountancy sector following many years of hard work, dedication and training. Michela started her journey as an apprentice at a young age. Here’s Michela’s progression story. I started my Level 3 Accountancy Apprenticeship at the [...]

My Level 3 Accountancy Apprenticeship Journey – by Michela Ryan 2019-03-01T10:24:46+00:00
20 02, 2019

Building business skills through apprenticeship training – by Reon Peter Edathamara

2019-03-01T10:28:43+00:00

Reon began working at Davies Group in August 2018.  He is taking a Business Administrator Specialist Level 3 Apprenticeship through Solvo Vir, working as a Claims Administrator at Davies Group in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent. Born in May 2000 in Kerala, Southern India, I spent much of my education split between [...]

Building business skills through apprenticeship training – by Reon Peter Edathamara 2019-03-01T10:28:43+00:00
22 01, 2019

Government Working to Change Views on Apprenticeships

2019-01-22T16:04:43+00:00

Apprenticeships have never been as important as they are in 2019. With world of work and professional development experts CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) stating that only 52% of graduates are entering graduate-level jobs after university, the opportunity to earn money while harnessing skills, is a path that many students should be [...]

Government Working to Change Views on Apprenticeships 2019-01-22T16:04:43+00:00
18 12, 2018

Five Minute Levy Guide

2019-01-03T14:41:55+00:00

Five Minute Levy Guide Separate the facts from the fiction and easily understand the Apprenticeship Levy. Our simple guide will help you get to grips with Levy calculations, payment methods, eligibility and tips on how to access your training funds. What we’ll cover Key facts Why the [...]

Five Minute Levy Guide 2019-01-03T14:41:55+00:00
7 11, 2018

What is End Point Assessment? EPA explained with Solvo Vir

2018-11-07T10:28:36+00:00

What is End Point Assessment? EPA explained with Solvo Vir 2018-11-07T10:28:36+00:00