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Amendment to specification for NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading (603/3883/0)

Amendment to specification for NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading (603/3883/0) An error has been identified in the specification for the above qualification within the unit summary of optional unit J/617/3600 - Introduction to Co…

Funding changes to Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care (Early Years Educator)

Funding changes to Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care (Early Years Educator) The Department for Education (DfE) is conducting a review of qualifications at level 3 and below. As part of this review the DfE is proposing to withdraw fun…

NCFE Case Study: University of Cumbria

At NCFE, we want to ensure that learners who complete our qualification are able to access to a wide range of progression routes.

T Levels are go

The much-awaited T Level consultation response arrived over the late May bank holiday weekend and, after months of silence on the issue, we now have a clearer idea of the policy and how and when it will be implemented.

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Legal Information Covid-19 Risk Assessment Our Covid-19 Risk Assessment can be found here. External Parties Information Security Requirements Policy Download here Privacy Notice NCFE (the “we”, “us”, “our”) (registered company number 02896700 and re…

Are T Levels trained on the wrong target?

A great deal of attention has rightly been focused on the long-awaited government response to the T Level consultation issued in November 2017. Much less notice has been taken of another document, also published by DfE in May and snappily titled ‘Pos…

How to engage learners while working remotely

Keeping learners engaged while working remotely has been a key challenge for the education sector during this enforced period of lockdown.

T Levels could change everything. Are you ready?

To those who work in schools, you may feel somewhat isolated from the onset of T Levels.

Tackling the normalisation of online sexual violence in RSHE

Jan Lever, Director at Jigsaw PSHE, talks to NCFE about a new independent report into online sexual harm and the normalisation of sexual violence and how you can help to address this in school through PSHE and Relationships, Sex and Health Education,…

East Coast College students prepare for Uniformed Services

East Coast College students prepare for entry in the Uniformed Services      East Coast College learners are using vocational qualifications from NCFE to help them prepare to enter the Uniformed Services. Using the Level 2 Diploma for Entry in th…

Supporting apprenticeships, creating opportunities.

We’re passionate about apprenticeships and are really getting behind National Apprenticeship Week. This year's theme looks at what apprenticeships mean to individuals, employers, communities and the wider economy, and we'll be sharing our stories and…

NCFE qualification endorsed by top Travel Management company

NCFE’s recently developed Level 3 Award in Business Travel has been endorsed by several business travel experts, including Clarity, part of the Portman Travel Group, which includes Elegant Resorts and If Only.

New mobile app is revolutionising access to tutoring

The mobile app has been designed to create equal access to learning and provide a low cost, high quality alternative to traditional private tutoring.

Apprenticeship Frameworks

Apprenticeship Frameworks We’re committed to helping learners achieve their potential through apprenticeships. Our high-quality range of full and part apprenticeships at higher, advanced and intermediate level, together with our supporting qualifica…

Fully Functional

NCFE's purpose is to promote and advance learning. When it comes to English and maths we believe that equal opportunities aren’t given to all qualification types. There isn’t currently a level playing field for English and maths and we want to rais…

Tips for teachers managing your own mental health: exercise

Exercise increases blood flow and levels of dopamine, a chemical which is released during all pleasurable activities, and a lack of it has been linked to depression.

NCFE Award endorsed by the Society of Operations Engineers

We’re delighted to announce that our Level 1 / 2 Technical Award in Engineering has received endorsement from the Society of Operations Engineers (SOE).

Tops tips for going green in the classroom

The younger generation are more socially and environmentally aware than ever, and it seems we’re constantly being reminded about the effects our actions are having on the world around us and being encouraged to ‘do our bit’.

Case study with River Tees Multi Academy Trust PRU

Tom Rhatigan discusses his experience of delivering V Certs, including the Level 1 and Level 2 certificates in Health and Fitness, and how the qualification has allowed his pupils to find their strengths and excel.

Young carer used her V Cert to boost attendance

Keeley Crompton, Chorlton High School learner, awarded Highly Commended in the Learner of the Year – Against All Odds category in NCFE Aspiration Awards, while completing her Level 2 Certificate in Food and Cookery.

NCFE and CILT collaborate on development

NCFE and CILT collaborate on development of retail and commercial enterprise qualification Case Study Tuesday 14 February 2017 National awarding organisation NCFE and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), the membership organisa…

The desire to succeed

It’s been an extremely busy couple of weeks for the NCFE Schools team culminating in us successfully resubmitting our combined Level 1 /2 Tech Awards to the DfE for consideration of inclusion into the 2020 Performance Tables.

Consulting pupils about RSHE

Relationships Education, RSE and Health Education (RSHE) will become mandatory in schools across England from September 2020. Creating a curriculum that meets the needs of pupils is vital.

Apprenticeship Framework Components

Apprenticeship Framework Components What apprenticeships involve Learners completing an apprenticeship work alongside experienced staff, gaining job-specific skills while earning themselves a wage. They’re also given time for study which is related …

Team Leader apprentice completes end-point assessment

Tony Rossiter has successfully completed end-point assessment for the Level 3 Team Leader/Supervisor apprenticeship standard. Tony works as a Senior Engineering Change Coordinator and decided to do the Team Leader/Supervisor apprenticeship at a later…



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