National Awarding and
Apprenticeship Assessment Organisation
NOCN is a market-leading national awarding organisation and top two Government-approved Apprenticeship Assessment Organisation (AAO) that has been 'creating opportunities' for 30 years. We are trusted and recognised by employers, training providers and learners in the UK and internationally, providing a high quality, flexible service.
As a progressive educational charity with a social rather than commercial focus, we are at the forefront of vocational skills development and apprenticeships, including the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy in the UK. We believe in 'Making Apprenticeships Matter' through high quality End Point Assessment (EPA).
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Three skills-based solutions to boost UK's productivity18 April 2017
It is well documented that the UK suffers from a serious and long-standing productivity gap. The Office of National Statistics (ONS) estimates that, on average, Germany, France and the USA are about a third more productive than the UK.This gap currently s
NOCN sponsoring South Yorkshire Apprenticeship Champion Award6 April 2017
Sheffield-based top-two Government-approved Apprenticeship Assessment Organisation (AAO) NOCN is sponsoring the Apprenticeship Champion category of the North Midlands and South Yorkshire Apprenticeship Awards 2017.