The Voice of the Qualifications and Assessments Industry

The Federation of Awarding Bodies is the collective voice of the UK’s world-class qualifications and assessments industry. Our members are committed to providing high-quality qualifications and assessments that recognise achievement, improve productivity, support social mobility and change lives.


Leading change

The research and policy development hub for the awarding and assessment industry, providing information, ideas and advice on qualifications and assessment policy.


Supporting Excellence

The national learning and professional resource for the awarding and assessment industry, providing support for the provision of high-quality qualifications and assessments.

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The Federation of Awarding Bodies is the collective voice of the UK’s awarding and assessment industry. Join our network today to be part of a powerful trade association.

Membership is available for awarding bodies and end-point assessment organisations based in the UK and internationally. By working together, we can help you realise your goals of providing a world-class qualifications and assessment offer to your customers.

A wide range of organisations have an interest in the qualifications and assessment industry, including suppliers, consultants and other stakeholders. All are welcome to join us and play an active role in leading change and supporting excellence.

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📸 #ThrowbackThursday to the FAB 2019 Conference, Awards and Exhibition...

👉 Take a look at the #FAB2019 photo gallery here:

And you can view all of the excitement from the #FABAwards2019 here:

We've listened to @AoC_info members at @AELPUK and @AwardingBodies conferences and invested heavily into FREE teaching & learning resources to support our colleges and providers. Please share our very short video...

#loveourcolleges #apprenticeships

📰 Federation's Final Training Courses of 2019...

With just 7 weeks to go until we step into 2020 we thought we’d let you know about our final two training programmes of 2019!

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Taking place this Friday, we have only 8 places remaining for the Federation's Ofqual Consultation on Taking Regulatory Action!

This member-only event is restricted to one place per #AwardingOrganisation...👇

Find out more:

#Ofqual #AO #AOs