To combat the growing problems surrounding certificate and qualification fraud, Adare has developed a secure certificate and examination printing solution. Trusted by leading awarding bodies, we work with our customers to design and produce high quality, secure certificates at our purpose built secure facility.
Our unique certificate personalisation capabilities and expertise enable us to handle data and manufacture certificates that are fully protected against fraudulent tampering.
Our vast experience and proven ability to deliver complex, time-sensitive projects makes us a perfect partner for your certificate and examination printing needs.
In addition, if your organisation has members, we can improve the quality, cost and efficiency of your membership communications through our plastic card production and fulfillment services.
Visit our website www.adaresec.com
Advanced Secure Technologies
Awarding organisations issuing eDocuments, such as eCertificates and etranscripts are delivering new services for their centres and learners, improving customer experience, enhancing learner employability, reducing costs and supporting membership recruitment.
Advanced Secure technologies supports these initiatives with our Digital Certificates system that allows Ao’s to issue both print and digital qualification documents, in an efficient and secure in-house process.
Secure Certificates - Advanced Secure Certificate Papers offer unique, high level and patented security features that are currently protecting the awards of more than 120 Awarding organisations & Universities.
We look forward to discussing eCertificates with you at FAB 2017.
Phone: 029 2077 6800 or visit our website www.advancedsecure.co.uk
Botosoft Technologies Limited
BOTOSEAL strongly enhances the current security features of certificates by replacing the conventional stamps and seals applied on documents with a chip- embedded holographic seal. The solution offers seamless verification and allocation of documents and allows the authenticity of certificates and other paper documents can be verified using a smartphone or a computer.
For more information, please contact Botosoft Technologies or visit www.botosoft.co.uk.
BTL Learning & Assessment - Surpass, the Assessment Platform
BTL is proud to be working at the heart of the awarding market in the UK. Our assessment technology is trusted by global organisations to deliver secure high stakes examinations. Plus, Surpass is recognised as a best-of-breed solution for integration with your current candidate management systems thanks to the use of advanced APIs.
Over 18 million exams have been delivered in more than 24,500 centres in the UK and abroad. Surpass candidate delivery has an excellent reputation amongst training providers for its reliability and ease of use. Secure and flexible authoring, item banking and delivery options mean you can reach learners regardless of whether they’re at a centre, on the road or at work. Be it on paper, on-screen or on tablet, Surpass will work for you.
Visit our website www.btl.com
They have helped all sizes of organisations with their easy to deploy, fully managed solutions including: awarding organisations; training providers; certification bodies; professional bodies; third sector; organisations; government departments and corporations.
Their assessment platform – XAMS – is used by many of the UK leading awarding organisations and has delivered examinations to large numbers of students – online, offline and on paper – across the world.
Visit our website www.coelrind.co.uk
- Consultancy services from independent audits; on-going regulatory advice and support and trouble-shooting; AO recognition applications to sitting on committees as a regulatory advisor. Our consultants are ex-AO and/or regulatory staff and have gained AO recognition for numerous organisations under the General Conditions and therefore have an excellent understanding of regulatory requirements and expectations.
- The creatiogreen system – an intuitive centre and AO focussed workflow solution that is configured to meet an AO’s needs and underpins their Governance, Qualification Development, Centre Management and Learner Registration/Certification processes. It has been expanded to support the end-to-end AAO/EPA lifecycle from apprenticeship set-up, to enrollment/registration to the booking and allocation of external assessors as well as holding achievement outcomes and evidence.
They are changing learning for the better and making evidence based assessment more reliable, easier to validate, more authentic and simpler to manage. Assess better. Engage more fully. improve learning.
Phone: 0238 068 4500 or visit their website www.digitalassess.com
ROGO; A customisable e-Assessment & eLearning delivery system, designed to specifically meet the requirements of awarding bodies. Initially developed in collaboration with the UK awarding body, The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers.
Designed to provide speedy and efficient:
- Item banking
- Test publishing
- Results management
- Human marking
- Easy integration with existing software and processes
- Multiple testing options and rich-media integration
- One touch publishing for global delivery
Rogo is also used to monitor and assess apprentices and manage apprenticeship programmes.
Do you need a new management system for your awarding organisation? A cloud-based system which allows centres to register learners online?
Parnassus from Gordon Associates is the market-leading portal-style Ao business management system which fully embraces RQF, QCF & NQF and any other qualification structures. the system supports the core business functions of an awarding organisation, ie learner registration through to certification.
Parnassus is a portal-style solution - which can be hosted on a web server or installed on an AO’s internal servers - so that internal staff can use it but any function can be used across the web by centres, EV’s, examiners and other external users – even learners. Parnassus is a flexible, customisable solution that can be used immediately after installation or it can be customised to your organisation’s business processes.
Inspera Assessment is a secure, robust and flexible e-assessment platform that is easy to use and supports the entire assessment lifecycle for a range of formative and summative assessment types. Our innovative technology approach, know-how and service level needed to succeed with large-scale implementation of e-assessments ensures students and key stakeholders have a seamless, effective experience.
Visit their website: www.inspera.com
The scope of digital solutions we provide is vast, from the development of beautiful intuitive websites through to the delivery of evidence management systems, CPI (Course Provider Interface) and CPD portals. Our experience and success in integrating multiple complex systems into single portals/websites is unrivalled, saving awarding organisations valuable resource and providing users with a great experience.
Our mission is to make ‘our knowledge your success’. We achieve that through establishing and building meaningful relationships with those we work with. Some of our 100+ clients include FAB members;
- ‘National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health’
- ‘Pensions Management Institute’
- ‘British Institute of Facilities Management’
- ‘Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons’
Pearl Assess Ltd
Underpinning our systems is PEARL technology, designed as modular, flexible and scalable, it can be fully integrated with existing systems or used ‘standalone’.
For employer/providers, independent training providers, academies or colleges:
ApprenticeshipPro provides a fast and trouble-free route into the apprenticeship standards training environment. Designed to ensure learners are end-point assessment ready at the gateway review, it also fully supports regulatory compliance.
For End-point Assessment Organisations (EPAOs):
EPA Admin provides a flexible on-line system that can be customised to your specific business rules. It has been designed to manage all assessment activity from gateway to certification. Permission-based access to staff and customers, the system provides a fully automated solution for EPA management.
Quartz is the market-leading it system chosen by over 30 Awarding organisations. it is a uniquely comprehensive system supporting: registrations, award, certification and AuthentiQual© eCertification; qualification development; business development, sales and marketing; centre approval and centre management; compliance and quality assurance; automated work-flow management; and support for AAo’s.
Quartz supports a wide range of registration, enrolment and assessment models, including centre and external assessment models, including examinations. this reflects the flexibility Quartz provides to meet diverse and changing local needs, delivered through unrivalled depth and breadth of functionality. Quartz provides multiple data input options, and tightly integrates with eAssessment and Finance systems, and with the PLR and LRS, and includes A2C compliance.
Quartz includes a centre portal, Ao-administration module, candidate portal, and extensive business reporting. “on-line analytical processing” (oLAP) provides senior management with key information; ad-hoc and standard reports meet operational, management, and marketing needs; and Quartz provides centres with self-service information.
Visit their website www.porticoconsulting.co.uk
PSI Services (UK) Ltd
This drive to innovate and leverage next-generation technologies has allowed PSI to develop test delivery models, many of which are unique to the testing industry, including:
- Browser-based test platform
- Performance-based testing in the Cloud
- Online interactive proctoring
- Record and review proctoring
- Testing kiosks
- Mobile offline test centres
Questionmark assessment and portal solutions enable organisations to measure knowledge, skills and attitudes for certification, channel expertise, workforce learning and regulatory compliance. Questionmark’s assessment management system, available onDemand or for on-premise deployment, enables collaborative, multilingual authoring; multiple delivery options including mobile devices; trustable results and comprehensive analytics.
Questionmark enables learning and assessment professionals to create, deliver and analyse surveys, quizzes, tests and exams. Questionmark’s translation management features and multilingual interfaces streamline localisation and delivery of multilingual assessments. Delivery is optimised for accessibility to accommodate participants with disabilities. Flexible APis and support of major industry standards ensure effective integration and interoperability with a variety of enterprise systems.
Questionmark onDemand, a scalable, rapidly-deployable SaaS solution, offers 99.9+% uptime, available 24/7 support and the peace-of-mind of a secure, iSo accredited European based datacenter.
Visit their website www.questionmark.com
RM Results currently supplies e-marking software to clients administering high stakes examinations in countries including India, Poland, Slovenia, the UK and the Caribbean; as well as international bodies such as ACCA, the International Baccalaureate and Cambridge International Examinations.
Visit www.rmresults.co.uk for more information.
Storetec Services Ltd
Accredited ISO 27001 for information security, Storetec’s digital solution is trusted by leading education and training organisations to ensure their data is: secure, protected and compliant with data protection acts such as GDPR 2018.
Storetec can also provide document storage and secure document destruction services.
For further information, please contact Storetec or visit www.storetec.net.
With TestReach you can create engaging assessments using the advanced authoring tool and roll them out securely, anywhere in the world, at any time, for any number of candidates. As a SaaS solution, TestReach is easy-to-use, quick to roll out and cost-effective, and offers the flexibility to meet a variety of assessment needs all within one single application.