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It’s that time of year again when young people who have worked so hard over the past two years to get to this gateway to their future, experience either elation or total deflation. No matter how many times people say ‘it really doesn’t matter…you can still succeed in life’ it does not hold back the wave of disappointment that washes over you. And let’s face it, some people just cannot cope with exams – the pressure of putting all your learning into a climax of two intense hours can be completely overwhelming and can result in a ‘blank brain’ effect. If this happens to you, and exams are not your thing, then have you considered other options? It’s equally important to add that the university route does not suit everyone.
At Side by Side we’ve always been somewhat wary of distance-learning. Apart from the fact that it goes against our ethos (the clue is in our name), more significantly, statistics from years gone by have shown that distance-learning is not as successful for learners as traditional teacher-led (same applies for assessors) training
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The Side by Side Training team are delighted to welcome Zoe Terry on board to lead the new CACHE Level 3 Dental Nursing Programme. Available from September 2017, the L3 Diploma in the Principles and Practice of Dental Nursing is practice-based so learners will need to be working in or on placement within a dental surgery.
On 1st May 2017, the new Employer-Led Apprenticeship system was introduced. Essentially apprenticeship funding still exists, indeed the government is still aiming for its target of 3 million apprenticeships starting in England between 2015 and 2020, but now employers are ‘in the driving seat’ of the apprenticeship journey for their employees.