Articles from NOCN

NOCN Group appoints Professor Daniel Khan as Global Director of Productivity programmes

NOCN Group are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Daniel Khan OBE as Global Director of NOCN Productivity Programmes.

Why NOCN is helping the UK navigate the brave new digital world

Few people reading this won’t be aware that the UK’s productivity gap with other developed countries is a longstanding threat to our international competitiveness in highly uncertain, volatile times.

NOCN Group to buy CPCS from CITB, retaining jobs in Norfolk

CITB has agreed to sell its Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) to NOCN Group, one of the sector’s largest Awarding Organisations (AO). The purchase will include the retention of all CPCS-related CITB jobs in Norfolk, as well as all CPCS-related mobile roles.

NOCN takes action to help Carillion learners and apprentices

NOCN understands that the Government through the ESFA is taking the lead in supporting Carillion learners and apprentices to find alternative employment and training provision through which to complete their qualifications and apprenticeships.

NOCN IS NOW THE NUMBER ONE, LEADING END POINT ASSESSMENT PROVIDER ON THE ROAAO

NOCN is now the number one, leading independent Apprentice Assessment Organisation (AAO) with the highest number of approvals to undertake End Point Assessment (EPA) on Apprenticeship Standards. Working with employers, large and small, in a range of sectors to ensure high quality, valid and robust EPA, NOCN is now approved for 37 standards across 8 of the 15 new Routes/Sectors.   This latest ranking puts NOCN well ahead of main competitors Pearson, City & Guilds and NCFE and the Sheffield based AAO is currently delivering EPA support to a number of high street banks, retailers and other employers large and small, in a wide range of sectors from construction to healthcare.     NOCN’s Managing Director Graham Hasting-Evans explains: