Chief Executive of the Skills and Education Group, comprising ABC Awards ASDAN and emfec. I have almost 30 years of experience in the post-16 sector, including seven years as a lecturer within FE colleges and 13 years managing work based learning with colleges and independent providers, including as a Director of a national specialist licenced retail training provider and Managing Director of a training provider I set up from a standing start. I have also spent over ten years in FE and skills membership and representative bodies, working at AELP before becoming Chief Executive at emfec, incorporating ABC Awards, both of which are now part of the Skills and Education Group.
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We must not let the government’s rationalisation of qualifications kick away the ladder of opportunity for learners
The chair of the Federation of Awarding Bodies, Paul Eeles, argues that Ministers should seek more independent advice in deciding the future funding of qualifications: