NOCN proud to sponsor AELP Conference 201712 June 2017
As a long - standing patron of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) and a leading Apprentice Assessment Organisation (AAO), NOCN is sponsoring AELP’s ‘Skills for All’ 2017 Conference, 26-27th June.
Cskills joins NOCN26 May 2017
NOCN acquires Cskills to build a UK leading awarding and assessment organisation.
NOCN crowns Apprenticeship Champion at NMSY Apprenticeship Awards 201724 May 2017
NOCN attended the NMSY (North Midlands and South Yorkshire) Apprenticeship Awards 2017 (Tuesday 16th May) and were proud to sponsor the Apprenticeship Champion Award which recognises apprentices that have made exceptional achievements since completing the
NOCN’s End Point Assessment offer put to the test by FE Week24 May 2017
In a recent ‘secret shopping’ exercise by FE Week, NOCN received a 4-star rating for its Apprenticeship End Point Assessment (EPA) offering.
Festival of Learning launches ‘Have a Go’ Month in June16 May 2017
Throughout June, the Festival of Learning has invited its partners to get involved in ‘Have a Go’ Month.
NOCN Regional Roadshow - Confirmed dates and venues11 May 2017
As part of our ongoing commitment to supporting recognised NOCN Centres, we are hosting a series of roadshow events around the country, offering one to one sessions and tailored advice from our expert team.
Teaching English and maths as 'the standard' for all young people4 May 2017
Everyone agrees that young people entering the world of work must be literate and numerate. But the arguments continue about the best approach to deliver English and maths to our young people.
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.
NOCN achieves a leading position on the AAO Register28 March 2017
NOCN is now positioned in second place on the Register of Apprenticeship Assessment Organisations which was released on 28th March 2017.