All Events/Meetings and Training

Events

All Events/Meetings and Training

This is a listing of all FAB group meetings, training courses and both internal and external events.  Please note that group meetings are resricted to members only.   If you can’t see what you are looking for here, there is a good chance that we have, or will be, delivering a webinar in your area of interest.  Upcoming and past webinars are listed here.  

Please sign in with your membership login details to make sure that you have access to all meetings and events in this section and to get the discounted member rate.  Login details are corporate and the key contact within your organisation will be able to provide you with your details.  If you do not know who the key contact is email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This course provides delegates with an introduction to malpractice, investigation management, strategy and planning and conducting investigations. Delegates will have the opportunity to practise basic interview techniques through the use of role play during the course [Further info]

Member rate £275.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £375.00 + VAT

Event Date 18-10-2017 10:15 am
Event End Date 18-10-2017 4:30 pm
Individual Price £375.00
Location London
£375.00 5
Further information available here.
Event Date 19-10-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 20-10-2017 4:00 pm
Individual Price £478.00
£478.00

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 07-11-2017 10:15 am
Event End Date 07-11-2017 4:30 pm
Individual Price £385.00
£385.00 8
This timely Wesminster Education Forum seminar will consider next steps for special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) policy (more details).
Event Date 09-11-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 09-11-2017 1:00 pm
Individual Price £210.00
£210.00

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 14-11-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 14-11-2017 4:30 pm
Individual Price £405.00
Location London
£405.00 10
This is a free event and is for FAB members only.
Event Date 14-11-2017 11:00 am
Event End Date 14-11-2017 2:00 pm
Location Ascentis, Office 4, Lancaster Business Park, Mannin Way, Caton Road, Lancaster, LA1 3SW
FAB and JCQ members only
Event Date 16-11-2017 11:00 am
Event End Date 16-11-2017 2:30 pm
Location Scotland
FAB Members only
Event Date 05-12-2017 11:00 am
Event End Date 05-12-2017 4:00 pm
Location London
15
FAB and JCQ members only
Event Date 06-12-2017 11:30 am
Event End Date 06-12-2017 2:30 pm
Location Belfast
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.

Event Date 13-12-2017 10:30 am
Event End Date 13-12-2017 12:30 pm
Location London
Delegates at this timely Westminster Education Forum seminar will discuss next steps for implementing policy to raise educational attainment and achieve the linked aim of improving social mobility in England (more details).
Event Date 18-01-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 18-01-2018 1:00 pm
Individual Price £210.00
Location London
£210.00

This course provides delegates with an introduction to malpractice, investigation management, strategy and planning and conducting investigations. Delegates will have the opportunity to practise basic interview techniques through the use of role play during the course [Further info]

Member rate £275.00 + VAT (log in for discount to be applied)

Non-member rate £375.00 + VAT

Event Date 06-02-2018 10:15 am
Event End Date 06-02-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £375.00
Location Birmingham
£375.00 13

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 13

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 15

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 15

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 15

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 10-05-2018 10:00 am
Event End Date 10-05-2018 4:30 pm
Individual Price £405.00
Location London
£405.00 15

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 15

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 15

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 15