||<p>Funding for training of pre-school staff to level 3 has not been removed.</p><p>Employers
can access up to £6,000 for level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship training and
employers are only required to pay 5% of the costs of training and assessing an apprentice.
A link to the apprenticeship standards for Early Years Educator apprenticeship training
can be found here: <a href="https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/early-years-educator/"