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.

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 business … 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 has over 28 years’ experience in the education sector. She gained a wealth of experience at Edexcel, the UK’s largest awarding organisation, where she worked in assessment, qualification development and project management. She also headed the ISMM, an awarding organisation for sales people, and taught in a variety … 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 strategieseducational 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, etcdevelop policies, strategies and methods for my client and/or my … Continue reading Norman Gealy