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Responding to the impact of the pandemic

Posted on September 21st 2021

Preparing for situations you may encounter as we continue to recover from the effects of the pandemic

Qualification Withdrawal 2022-2023

Posted on September 13th 2021

Qualifications being withdrawn from our suite of Skills For… qualifications

Supporting Centres in 2021-2022

Posted on September 6th 2021

Updates and guidance for Centres for delivering and assessing during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

How can Further Education Deliver the Missing Middle?

Posted on August 31st 2021

Discover how Further Education can help deliver the “Missing Middle” and enable students to get sustainable, well-paid tech jobs in under a year.

Coronavirus Information for Centres

Posted on August 26th 2021

Updates and guidance for Centres on actions to be taken as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Extended office closure for bank holiday weekend

Posted on August 25th 2021

Enjoy your bank holiday weekend!

Arrangements for exams and assessments in 2021-22

Posted on August 10th 2021

Ofqual and the DfE have published the outcome of their recent public consultation on the arrangements for exams and assessments for VTQs in 2021-22.

Good news for adults wanting to enter the construction sector

Posted on August 3rd 2021

The Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment that fulfils the mandatory training requirements for CSCS Labourer Green Card is now AEB funded.

New Access to HE Diplomas for 2021-22

Posted on July 28th 2021

New Access to HE Diplomas in Creative and Digital Media, Medicine, and Social Work

Consultation on ​arrangements for assessing and awarding VTQs in 2021 to 2022

Posted on July 14th 2021

The DfE and Ofqual have published a joint consultation on proposals for assessing and awarding vocational and technical qualifications (VTQs) and other general qualifications in 2021/22.