High Standard Achievement

High Standard Achievement

Congratulations to our recent achievers One of the biggest changes in the new Apprenticeship reforms is the inclusion of End-point assessment. All Apprentices on a new Apprenticeship standard now have to complete and End-point assessment (EPA) to complete their...
Smart Stars

Smart Stars

Congratulations to our North & Mids Smart Stars for September 2019. Here at Smart, we are passionate about our employee recognition. Well done to you...
Apprentice fun with Mr Tumble

Apprentice fun with Mr Tumble

Mark seemed to have a lot of fun while he was visiting Georgia, our new apprentice who started her placement at Hug A Mug recently. #Mrtumble was visiting to help support the toddlers early years learning and development. Hug A Mug is an independent coffee shop and...
Nomination for Inspirational Women of the Year 2019

Nomination for Inspirational Women of the Year 2019

We are so proud to announce that Ash Cuttress & Debby Seiles have been nominated for Inspirational Women on the Year 2019.  We had a catch up with Debby and Ash to ask for their feedback on their nomination. Such Inspirational Women! Debby Seiles commented “I am...

Tara’s Blog: First year at Smart Training

I have now completed my first year working for Smart, which is also my first year of working anywhere at all. I started off as a trainee doing the simplest jobs like the post and I have worked my way up to an apprenticeship and data administrator, and I am keen to...
Tara’s Blog: Becoming an Apprentice

Tara’s Blog: Becoming an Apprentice

Becoming an Apprentice by Tara Hewison An apprenticeship isn’t always the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of education after school, but for me it was the right decision. I debated whether it would be better to go and do my A Levels to get into Uni and do...