Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning, John Hayes, moved a debate in the House of Commons on Monday 19 December on the role of apprenticeships
Shadow Minister for Business, Innovation and Skills, Gordon Marsden, responded in the debate on behalf of the Opposition.
Watch and read the debate and the views expressed by MPs on Parliament TV and Commons Hansard. Also find parliamentary material on employment schemes in the Topics and News sections.
Debates are an opportunity for MPs to discuss government policy, proposed new laws and current issues. It allows MPs to voice the concerns and interests of their constituents.