This is the area for D2N2 to communicate with its' local providers of skills and employment.


Higher Education Institutions Factsheet - An introduction to higher and degree apprenticeships for higher education institutions who are currently considering delivery

"Employers in England (a study by ICM Research shows) rate qualified higher apprentices as 25 percent more employable than those who took an alternative route into work. Government wants to make higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships available to more businesses to secure these benefits and has provided an additional £10m to fund higher education qualifications within higher and degree apprenticeships."

View the full document here (Opens in new window)


Provider Advisory Board

The Board is a strategic group made up of members from the top 10 Core Providers of D2N2 Priority Sectors, top 10 ESF providers over the last 5 years, HEI’s (University of Derby, Nottingham Trent University and University of Nottingham) and Provider Representative Groups. 

The Board is chaired by the Chief Executive of the EMFEC Group and feed directly into the Skills and Employment Commission.

Download the full terms of reference here


D2N2 Provider Advisory Board Meeting - January 19th 

Notes of Meeting - January 19th 

D2N2 Provider Advisory Board Meeting - September 17th

Meeting Presentation - September 17

Notes of Meeting - September 17

D2N2 Provider Advisory Board Meeting - July 7th

D2N2 Provider Charter Presentation

Notes of Meeting - July 7

We would welcome any provider feedback. To do so, email our skills coordinator


The Register of Training Organisations

For further information, please refer to the SFA Register Page on the SFA website or email