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NFEC National Forum of Engineering Centres

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Jonathan Gill, NFEC's Chair

Jon Gill, NFEC Chair
A message from the Chair

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NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2017 - THURSDAY 30TH NOVEMBER TO FRIDAY 1ST DECEMBER

MACDONALD ANSTY HALL HOTEL, COVENTRY

See Conferences tab for more information and links to the Speakers presentations

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DAY CONFERENCE FOR PROVIDERS IN THE NORTH,HOLIDAY INN, LEEDS - THURSDAY 8TH JUNE

CLICK ON THE LINKS FOR THE PRESENTATION SLIDES:

HELEN GORNER, ESFA - WHAT IS THE APPRENTICESHIP SERVICE?

CHRIS JONES, OFSTED - WHAT ARE OFSTED LOOKING FOR IN APPRENTICESHIPS?

CHRIS EADY, TWI - WELDER APPRENTICESHIP STANDARDS

TERRY FENNELL, FDQ - INSIDERS GUIDE TO END POINT ASSESSMENT

DAVID GEORGE, SEMTA - UPDATE ON ADVANCED MANUFACTURING AND ENGINEERING APPRENTICESHIP STANDARDS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NFEC/GTA TRAILBLAZER BRIEFING SESSION, GAYDON - Tuesday 14th March 2017

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NOS Reviews August 2016- please see the following links

http://www.semta.org.uk/policy/workwithus

NOS DP projects flyer

 

World-Class Apprenticeship Standards: Report and Recommendations

Link to report, World-Class Apprenticeship Standards: Report and Recommendations

Pearson press release, https://www.pearson.com/news/announcements/2016/may/new-report-defines-world-class-apprenticeships-as-those-rooted-i.html

 

Apprenticeship Reforms - a handy summary April 2016

The Apprenticeship Revolution - 15Things You Need to Know, Best Assessor

 

Older news items

NFEC Response to the Technical and Professional Education Reforms, January 2016

Response to the Technical and Professional Education Reforms on behalf of the Aerospace, Maintenance Repair and Overhaul/Airworthiness and Maritime Defence Apprenticeship Trailblazer Groups, January 2016

Announcements from Government relating to apprenticeships following the autumn statement 25th November 2015

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/479648/apprenticeship_levy_response_25112015.pdf

New Pages

We are adding new pages to help you

OFSTED - Useful information from Ofsted

This new section provides quick links to the Ofsted FE website and also provides example of departmental Ofsted reports gathered over the last year that will help you to develop your own areas.

Teaching Resources - In the working for you tab is a new section called Teaching resources.

22nd February - Teachers Report Assistant - A great piece of freeware software that helps you write qualatitive reports on student progress.

15th February - A link to the entire catalogue of NLN materials for Engineering. Mainly electrical and electronic but great packages that work well on the interactive white board and VLE.

15th February - Links to websites added to this section. Various websites that have free teaching resources available.

Product Manufacturers - We have added a page for the product manufacturers who are members and supporters of NFEC. On this page you will find quick links to the contacts in these organisations who can help you.

Awarding Bodies - We have added a page for the awarding bodies who are members and supporters of NFEC. On this page you will find quick links to the contacts in these organisations who can help you.

About NFEC - Information about our Directors and consultants along with their contact details has now been moved into this section

And what about your news?

We want to hear from you - Have you got some good news to share? Did your engineering department get a grade 1 from OFSTED?

NFEC is all about helping each other and sharing good practice. Please send any news to Jill Mustard at jillmustard@nfec.org.uk

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NFEC 2017 Seminars

Dates of the next Regional Meetings

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For more information and meeting notes go to our Regions page

 

COMPOSITES TECHNICIAN

Composites Technician Trailblazer Apprenticeship

Opportunity for Training Providers

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EngTech NOW

EngTechNow is a campaign to increase registrations for the professional title, EngTech. It was announced by David Cameron in June 2013.

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