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.

Please note that the listing of these consultants does not infer any endorsement or quality check having been undertaken by the Federation.

Jeremy Carter / 07921 786880 For Awarding Organisations, competition for learners is fierce. At the same time, digital transformation, globalisation and the platform economy are all driving change at an unprecedented rate. To remain agile and responsive, organisations need digital solutions that support their strategic goals to be successfully deployed With over 15 years of experience … Continue reading Jeremy Carter

Caroline Hughes / 07729 887951 I am an educationalist having spent most of my career working in the field of education. In that field initially I worked as a teacher; in secondary schools, further education and higher education. In FE I managed a team delivering BTEC Business, in secondary school I taught both vocational and general … Continue reading Caroline Hughes

Denise Clarke 0780 8296278 / 020 8806 4910 I have over 20 years? experience in developing qualifications, performance standards and competency frameworks in various formats to meet client needs including awarding bodies, professional bodies, government departments and agencies and private sector organizations both in the UK and overseas.  My work has also involved carrying out skills-related … Continue reading Denise Clarke

Denise Edens (0)1525 229440 / (0)7789064767 Denise Edens offers freelance services to awarding organisations through her company, Edens Education Ltd. Services include: Developing vocational qualifications and units Writing and reviewing assignments, examination items and mark schemes Developing End Point Assessments for Apprenticeships Project management of development projects Training staff in qualification development and assessment Advising on … Continue reading Denise Edens

Geoff Chapman / 07866 317346 / Twitter @geoffchapman Geoff helps awarding body executives and exam owners with their assessment and learning technology choices. Geoff supports customers who need to change their existing assessment and learning processes, procedures, platforms and strategy. His consultancy bridges and solves shared issues across awarding bodies, regulators and technology companies including: … Continue reading Geoff Chapman

Peter Bennett 07860 193925 Peter deals specifically with the design, development and management of examinations and assessment programmes for awarding bodies, professional bodies and internal company use. He has recently been appointed as an international external verifier for the SQA. Peter has had exposure to the way assessments and examinations are designed and developed many parts … Continue reading Peter Bennett

Norman Gealy / 0777 304 2116 / 01242 226 778 My fields of work are education and training policies and strategies educational measurement and related psychometrics design, development and regulation of national and international qualifications. My services are to research issues using desk research, interviews, workshops, surveys, etc develop policies, strategies and methods for my client … Continue reading Norman Gealy