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Top 10 reasons to choose NCFE

There’s lots of reasons to choose NCFE as your school's Awarding Organisation. Here are some of our favourites:

  1. We support achievement
    Our new combined Level 1/2 Technical Awards benefit from an average of nearly an 85% achievement rate* across NCFE V Certs. Download our latest achievement data.
  1. We support teachers
    Our resources, training and events and help ensure a smooth delivery of our qualifications, including support from our Curriculum team. Find out more about the events offered by our Curriculum team.
  1. We support progress 8
    Our V Cert Technical Awards count as part of Progress 8 so you meet the needs of all learners without sacrificing performance points. Download our latest Department for Education quick guide. [new link soon].
  1. We support PSHE
    Our PSHE offer includes teacher CPD and qualifications in Relationships, Sex and Health Education. Learn more about how we can support your PSHE lessons.
  1. We support learners
    Our Aspiration Awards are about honouring learners who’ve used V Certs to help them progress and engage with education. Read the stories from this years’ winners.
  1. We support employability.
    To ensure your learners leave school ready for the workplace, we have a range of CEAIG solutions to support them.
  1. We support English and maths.
    Our bite-sized qualifications, Functional Skills and solutions for post-16 ensure every learner leaves schools with essentials skills in English and maths. Explore our solutions for English and maths.
  1. We support administration.
    With a Net Promoter Score of +77.5, we’re regarded as one of the best in the business for customer experience, saving you valuable time. Find out what Neil Stocking, Vice Principal of Highcrest Academy had to say about working with NCFE.
  1. We support CPD.
    We partner with Learning Curve Group to bring you a range of free* Level 2 qualifications to ensure that you can continue learning too. Explore the qualifications available including Mental Health Awareness, Understanding Behaviour that Challenges and Understanding Autism.
  1. We support progression.
    Whether your learners want to go on to further study, the workplace or just aren’t sure, we have create a range of career cards to help them explore the options available. Download all of our career cards.

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*data related to spring 2019 external assessment data for schools only.

Case Study
Case Study
Priestley College is one of 33 pioneering pilot providers involved in the roll out of T Levels in Education and Childcare to the first cohort of students. Colleagues at the college talked to NCFE about their T Level success, and how they maintained access to vital industry placements for their students.
Case Study
Case Study
As we come to the end of the first teaching year of the T Level in Education and Childcare, we’re reflecting on the past few months to find out how students have found the experience so far. We spoke to Lexie, who is studying a T Level in Education and Childcare at Exeter College, about her first year of study.
Case Study
Case Study
The ‘Learner of the Year’ category in our Aspiration Awards honours learners who are developing themselves through vocational qualifications from NCFE, making positive improvements to their lives. This year’s winner was Katie Albert, who is currently studying the T Level in Education and Childcare at Blackpool and the Fylde College.
Craig Wade
Craig Wade
An introduction to Craig Wade, Health, Science and Social Care Sector Manager at NCFE
Naomi Rainbow
Naomi Rainbow
Covid-19 has affected nearly every facet of how we engage with the world, changing how we approach leisure, work and education. Many education organisations have had to adapt quickly and embrace digital learning.