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Paying the Apprenticeship Levy and using the Apprenticeship Service

26 Feb 2017

Find out about the Department for Education's step-by-step guide to assist Apprenticeship Levy paying employers.


Latest Mercedes-Benz monthly offers for British Marine members

25 Feb 2017

Calling all British Marine members...find out how you can enjoy all the benefits of the latest models for less than expected.

Beds on Board

Beds on Board discount for members

24 Feb 2017

Member news

Read how Beds on Board is offering fellow members an exclusive 10% discount on any stay booked before the end of May 2017.


Dometic re-brands marine companies into a single name

17 Feb 2017

Member news

Read how British Marine member, Dometic, has announced it will merge its current portfolio of marine brands and re-brand them under the Dometic name.


Apprenticeship news – keeping up-to-date with information and guidance published by the Government

16 Feb 2017

As the date for the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy and new apprenticeship funding rules approach, more guidance and information is being published by the Department for Education and the Skills Funding Agency.

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British Marine Wales appoints new Secretary

16 Feb 2017

After many years of service and loyalty in supporting the Welsh marine industry, Susanne Newbold has decided to retire from her role as Secretary of British Marine Wales.

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Calling all British Marine inland members…Got an inspiring waterway-based project that you think deserves to be recognised?

16 Feb 2017

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Living Waterways Awards and the Canal & River Trust are calling for people and organisations from across the UK to enter.


Obituary Mike Peyton

09 Feb 2017

General News

Beloved by many for his admirable personality and memorable work, a number of well-known names from across the industry have paid their tributes to this talented artist and keen sailor who passed away on Wednesday 25 January 2017.

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Consultation on the Marine Engineer Apprenticeship End Point Assessment Plan

09 Feb 2017

Work on the development of the Marine Engineer Trailblazer Apprenticeship has progressed with the publication of the Marine Engineer Apprenticeship Standard. The End Point Assessment Plan, that accompanies the new Apprenticeship Standard, has been produced by the trailblazer employer group and has been released for industry consultation.


Are you prepared for the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy in April 2017?

09 Feb 2017

The Apprenticeship Levy is being introduced in April 2017 and will affect any UK company that has an annual pay bill in excess of £3 million.

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