Great News!

We have been awarded the contract to deliver the CACHE developed Technical Qualification for the Education and Childcare T Level.

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On our dedicated website QualHub, you’ll find:

  • details on all qualifications including learning resources
  • approval forms to get started
  • offer additional qualifications
  • delivery support – from assessment windows to sample portfolios
  • quality assurance advice – prepare for and request a visit
  • online assessment support
  • direct claim status information
  • policies
  • much more.
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AEB devolution

Supporting you through the devolution evolution

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Great news!

The Department for Education has approved our new Core Maths qualification.

This qualification will go live September 2019, get in touch below to register for updates about this qualification launch.
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Functional Skills

Functional Skills qualifications give learners useful, transferable skills in English, maths and ICT. Functional Skills help learners function more confidently, effectively and independently in their work, as well as life in general.
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Key Stage 4 & V Certs

V Certs are technical alternative qualifications to GCSEs at Key Stage 4 holding Department for Education (DfE) performance points and recognised in the Progress 8 Measure.
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End-Point Assessment

We are approved by the Education and Skills Funding Agency to deliver end-point assessment (EPA) for the following subject areas: Customer Service, Leadership and Management, Hospitality, Professional services and Retail.
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Accreditation and Employer Services

Our products give you Awarding Organisation (AO) recognition for your own qualifications and programmes.
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Study Programmes

Whether your learners are going on to further study or hoping to embark on a career, NCFE study programmes provide a structured and challenging learning experience, to give 16- 19 year old learners the best possible chance of success.
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Congratulations Ann Brooks OBE

Recently a Chief Examiner for CACHE, Ann has been recognised for services to the improvement of education for Early Years and Childcare practitioners nationally, and for her instrumental role in the development of CACHE. We’d like to extend our congratulations to Ann Brooks for being awarded an OBE in the 2019 New Year’s honours list.

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What exactly is the Chartered Institute for?

It took an article in FE Week, pointing out the imminent withdrawal of its financial support from the DfE, to remind me, and no doubt many others, that the Chartered Institute for FE still exists.

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Don’t be blue this Monday

The third Monday of January has been awarded the gloomy title ‘Blue Monday’ due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit card bills.

However, there are a few things you can do to keep yourself in a positive mind-set and beat the blues…

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