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Update for Schools

We’re delighted to let you know that we now have even more Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 qualifications approved in the Department for Education’s 2020 performance tables. For an update following the latest appeals process, please see our Performance Tables News section.

You can see the full list of qualification for schools and their current status here.

170 years of NCFE

This month we’re celebrating 170 years of people and life at NCFE.
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Delivering education into prisons

As the process of delivering education into prisons goes through considerable changes, NCFE is here to support you in a new and unfamiliar post-OLASS world. We understand your challenges and NCFE is able to offer an end-to-end learning solution providing the foundation for a pathway to sustainable employment.
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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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