HIT Training calls on companies to fund apprenticeships via new campaign

HIT Training, the national apprenticeship provider to the hospitality industry, has launched a campaign that calls on sector businesses to fund apprenticeships. The campaign, entitled Don’t Waste: The Future Of Hospitality, calls on businesses that pay the Apprenticeship Levy to fund at least one apprenticeship outside their company as new research revealed almost two-thirds (65%)Continue reading HIT Training calls on companies to fund apprenticeships via new campaign

More than 200 apprentices to showcase industry skills at House of Commons as event doubles in size

More than 200 hospitality apprentices are set to showcase their skills at the House of Commons during National Apprenticeship Week. The event, which is in its third year and has doubled in size, will see apprentices from companies including Mitchells & Butlers, Greene King, Beds and Bars, and Casual Dining Group meet MPs, ministers andContinue reading More than 200 apprentices to showcase industry skills at House of Commons as event doubles in size

Enter The National Apprenticeship Awards

Entries to the National Apprenticeship Awards are now open, have you entered yet? Organised by the National Apprenticeship Service from the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS), the awards celebrate apprenticeships that have made a big difference to employers’ businesses and to apprentices’ careers. Now in its 12th year, the awards include best AdvancedContinue reading Enter The National Apprenticeship Awards

Spirit Pub Co To Recruit 600 Apprentices in 2015

Spirit Pub Company has announced that it plans to recruit 600 new candidates to its apprenticeship scheme in 2015. This will take the pub company’s total number of candidates that are studying towards or have completed an apprenticeship to 2000 by the end of its financial year. The pub company is now trying to attractContinue reading Spirit Pub Co To Recruit 600 Apprentices in 2015

Mark Hix Opens Hix Academy

Mark Hix, celebrity chef, restaurateur and food writer has opened the Hix Academy restaurant at Weymouth College. The partnership is dedicated to discovering and developing the finest young chefs, restaurant staff and bartenders. Students will have the opportunity to received expert on-the-job training at the academy, working in a fully functioning kitchen, restaurant and bar gainingContinue reading Mark Hix Opens Hix Academy