Events

Events

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the building blocks and approach to developing vocational qualifications. The course will include both trainer input and hands on exercises for delegates to practise specification and sample assessment material development [Further info]

Member rate £305.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)  Non-member rate £405.00 + VAT

Event Date 22-02-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 22-02-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £405.00
Location London
£405.00 3
Ofqual will hold its 2018 Conference at the Vox Conference Centre, Resorts World, Birmingham on Tuesday 27 February 2018, 9.15am to 4.30pm. There are places available, so if you would like to attend you can register for this event here: Ofqual Conference 2018


Ofqual is encouraging awarding organisation representatives to attend as you will gain a valuable insight into its regulatory approach.

 
 
Event Date 27-02-2018 9:15 am
Event End Date 27-02-2018 4:30 pm

This training day is designed to give those who are new to the regulated awarding sector an introduction to the work of awarding organisations (AOs) and some of the current challenges they face. It can form a useful part of staff induction and it may also be useful to those staff who may have worked in awarding organisations for some time and who now wish to expand their understanding of an awarding organisation’s role and responsibilities [Further info]

Member rate £285.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £385.00 + VAT

Event Date 28-02-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 28-02-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £385.00
£385.00 4

This is a free event which is being held in partnership with the Trade Association Forum (TAF).

It is intended for awarding organisations, trade and professional bodies at all stages of the development, assessment and deployment of trailblazer standards/apprenticeships.

FAB and TAF members only.

Event Date 08-03-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 08-03-2018 12:30 pm
Location London
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NetXtra's first Breakfast Club of 2018 on the theme of "GDPR - Making Data Work!" will be held at the Royal college of Anaesthetists Churchill Hourse, 35 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4SG on Tuesday 13th March from 08:00 - 10:30.

The program will start with breakfast, followed by 2 focussed seminars and a round table discussion hosted by NetXtra.

Further information can be found here.

Event Date 13-03-2018 8:00 am
Event End Date 13-03-2018 10:30 am

This training is aimed at those staff within awarding bodies who have overarching responsibility for the operation of effective procedures and processes and are accountable to the regulator. They may be a manager or team leader responsible for handling one or more of enquiries, complaints and appeals or be part of a team that is expected to handle any such issues effectively and with clarity and competence. The training event will provide delegates with an opportunity to consider actual scenarios and determine their response. Emphasis will be given to the style and nature of communications that are needed in this context [Further info]

Member rate £295.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £395.00 + VAT

Event Date 14-03-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 14-03-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £395.00
Location London
£395.00 2
FAB and JCQ members only
Event Date 28-03-2018 11:30 am
Event End Date 28-03-2018 2:30 pm
Location Belfast

This course provides delegates with an understanding of the different types of interview techniques that can be applied during malpractice investigations i.e. cognitive interviews and conversation management techniques. Delegates will have the opportunity to observe these techniques and practise using them in role play situations during the course [Further info]

Member rate £340.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £440.00 + VAT

Event Date 19-04-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 19-04-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £440.00
Location London
£440.00 11
This Westminster Employment Forum seminar will focus on the progress made by Government towards achieving its aim to create 3m apprenticeship starts by 2020, and what more can be done to improve diversity in those taking up apprenticeships as a career path. (more follows)
Event Date 26-04-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 26-04-2018 1:00 pm
Individual Price £230.00
£230.00

This course provides delegates with an introduction to the theory of writing multiple choice questions, how questions are constructed and common errors to avoid in question development. Delegates will also have the opportunity to practise basic question writing during the course and discuss issues that arise with the tutor and other awarding body representatives [Further info]

Member rate £305.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)  

Non-member rate £405.00 + VAT

Event Date 08-05-2018 10:00 am
Event End Date 08-05-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £405.00
Location London
£405.00 10
FAB and JCQ Members only.
Event Date 05-06-2018 11:30 am
Event End Date 05-06-2018 2:30 pm
Location Newport

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the building blocks and approach to developing vocational qualifications. The course will include both trainer input and hands on exercises for delegates to practise specification and sample assessment material development [Further info]

Member rate £305.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)  Non-member rate £405.00 + VAT

Event Date 06-06-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 06-06-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £405.00
Location London
£405.00 13
FAB and JCQ members only
Event Date 12-06-2018 11:30 am
Event End Date 12-06-2018 2:30 pm
Location Belfast

Next steps for technical education in England is the focus of this Westminster Education Forum seminar looking at priorities as schools prepare for the first three programmes, due to be taught from 2020 and following the recent launch of Government’s consultation on their implementation.  It will also look at further opportunities for reforming and enhancing England’s technical education system. (more information)

Event Date 18-06-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 18-06-2018 1:00 pm
Individual Price £230.00
£230.00

This training day is designed to give those who are new to the regulated awarding sector an introduction to the work of awarding organisations (AOs) and some of the current challenges they face. It can form a useful part of staff induction and it may also be useful to those staff who may have worked in awarding organisations for some time and who now wish to expand their understanding of an awarding organisation’s role and responsibilities [Further info]

Member rate £285.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £385.00 + VAT

Event Date 26-06-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 26-06-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £385.00
£385.00 14

This course builds on the learning from the Day 2 course and will be relevant to awarding body staff who may become involved in more complex investigations, perhaps involving fraud, where there may be a need to prepare evidence for court or formal review/decision making bodies [Further info]

Member rate £340.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £440.00 + VAT

Event Date 10-07-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 10-07-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £440.00
Location London
£440.00 14
FAB and JCQ members only
Event Date 12-09-2018 11:30 am
Event End Date 12-09-2018 2:30 pm
Location Belfast
FAB and JCQ members only
Event Date 04-12-2018 11:30 am
Event End Date 04-12-2018 2:30 pm
Location Belfast