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Apprenticeship Helpful Links

Apprenticeship helpful links. You will find plenty of information including commissions, institutes, charities and councils.

A Career In Retail
Comprehensive advice on careers in the retail sector

Acas
Acas aims to improve organisations and working life through better employment relations

Apprenticeships.org.uk
Government funded site providing information on Apprenticeships for 16-24 year olds and employers

Asset Skills
Asset Skills is the Sector Skills Council for the Property, Facilities Management, Housing and Cleaning industries

BII
The professional body for the licensed retail sector

Britain’s Health and Safety Commission
Britain’s Health and Safety Commission (HSC) and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) are responsible for the regulation of almost all the risks to health and safety arising from work activity in Britain.

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health is an independent professional body which primary function is to promote the knowledge and understanding of Environmental issues.

City & Guilds
City & Guilds is the leading provider of vocational qualifications in the United Kingdom which all Smart Training & Recruitment qualifications are accredited to.

Coeliac UK
Coeliac UK produce a comprehensive book listing a wide range of gluten free products

Commission for Racial Equality
The Commission for Racial Equality is a publicly funded, non-governmental body set up to tackle racial discrimination and promote racial equality

Council for Administration
The National body for Vocational Education in Business & Administration.

Disability Rights Commission
The Disability Rights Commission (DRC) is an independent body established in April 2000 by Act of Parliament to stop discrimination and promote equality of opportunity for disabled people

Disability.gov.uk
Web site detailing legislation relating to disability

Equal Opportunities Commission
The Equal Opportunities Commission is the leading agency working to eliminate sex discrimination in 21st Century Britain.

Institute of Customer Service
Institute of Customer Service (ICS) is the independent professional body for customer service

Investors in People
Investors in People is the national Standard which sets a level of good practice for training and development of people to achieve business goals

OFSTED
The Office for Standards in Education. Main aim is to help improve the quality and standards of education.

People 1st
People 1st represents hospitality employers on all aspects of education, training, skills and qualifications

Riddor.gov.uk
Web site with information about Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations

Skillsmart Retail
The Sector Skills Council for Retail.

Train4Food
Train4Food is a specialist site for those who make or serve food. Their online packages are quick, simple and require no computer skills.

National Careers Service
for independent Careers Information Advice and Guidance