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Inspiration from a micro EpAO on their Ofqual recognition journey

Inspiration from a micro EpAO on their Ofqual recognition journey

Back in 2020, the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (the Institute, @IFAteched), announced the transfer of the EQA of end-point assessment to @Ofqual, or,...
Innovative Land & Civil Surveying Course Launched at Leeds College of Building

Innovative Land & Civil Surveying Course Launched at Leeds College of Building

Leeds College of Building is launching a unique ‘Methods of Land & Civil Surveying’ course to help boost local careers in the construction industry and...
New Site Operative training becomes a reality thanks to Let’s Talk Real Skills

New Site Operative training becomes a reality thanks to Let’s Talk Real Skills

A new Site Operative qualification is being offered to people in the Leeds City Region who want to get a foothold in the construction industry. ...
National Highways launches specialist concrete qualification with the University of Derby

National Highways launches specialist concrete qualification with the University of Derby

A new qualification in Concrete Pavement and Construction Maintenance has been launched by National Highways and the University of Derby in a move to plug...
A Long-Term Pay, Employment and Skills Plan for Adult Social Care

A Long-Term Pay, Employment and Skills Plan for Adult Social Care

Short-Term Crunch and Long-Term Challenges Anyone who thinks social care is an unskilled job should try working in the sector for even a day. They...
Top 12 seasonal skills

Top 12 seasonal skills

How many do you have? With the festive season fast approaching, Manchester-based project management experts MOL (@MOLlearn) reveal the top 12 seasonal skills every household needs...
Robust Initial Diagnostic Assessment

Robust Initial Diagnostic Assessment

The Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) is a term we have all been familiar with for what seems a long time, although it has only...
SME firm triumphs at BCS backed National Apprenticeship Awards

SME firm triumphs at BCS backed National Apprenticeship Awards

Birmingham based Lander Automotive Ltd (@LanderAutomotiv) has won SME Employer of the Year at the National Apprenticeship Awards 2021. The BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT (@bcs) and RITTech sponsored category...
Students need to focus on practicing assessment skills, not just on catching up on lost learning

Students need to focus on practicing assessment skills, not just on catching up on lost learning

Students, teachers and parents are all tired of hearing about lost learning and the need for ‘catch up’ caused by the pandemic and I completely...
SETTING UP FIRST-TIME LEADERS FOR SUCCESS

SETTING UP FIRST-TIME LEADERS FOR SUCCESS

As part of the sector’s strategic intent to build a leadership talent pipeline, The Education and Training Foundation (ETF) has commissioned FE Associates to design...