Articles from NOCN

NOCN sponsors UK Delegation to ‘Skills Olympics’ in drive to lift national productivity

Bold new campaign to bring international expertise to UK construction NOCN, one of the UK’s leading providers of construction sector qualifications, is continuing its pioneering campaign to boost UK productivity by sponsoring a delegation of construction industry leaders to the WorldSkills Competition, known as the ‘Skills Olympics’, in Russia from 22-27 August 2019.

#Apprenticeships and vocational skills training have never been more at the forefront of the world’s education agenda

Across the Apprenticeship World in 25 Days “It’s really useful to travel, if you want to see new things” - Jules Verne, Around the world in Eighty days.

NOCN Group forges partnership with SIEG in China

NOCN Group has signed a formal agreement with Sloane International Education Group (SIEG) based in Hong Kong, China. SIEG is now officially an NOCN Centre for Endorsed Programmes and registrations for courses will commence later this year.

Higher Technical Education – the Answer to the Missing Middle? #STEM

The nature of work and the type of jobs in the economy have been changing for the last 40 years. And this rate of change is set to increase.

NOCN adapts workplace cut-off saw safety scheme into valuable new qualification

NOCN, one of the UK’s largest construction sector awarding and assessment organisations, has launched a major new safety qualification on the correct handling and operation of cut-off saws that is based on a proven highly effective workplace safety scheme.