NOCN is a leading Assessment Organisation that provides apprenticeships, qualifications, and resources for learners to reach their potential and for businesses to thrive. It operates across the UK with over 1000 local delivery Centres and has expanding international operations in India, Greece, Africa and the Middle East.

There are hundreds of NOCN qualifications available for funding, to be delivered by FE colleges, training providers, organisations and employers. These include qualifications in construction, health, management and employability, at all levels from Entry Level Awards through to Level 6 Diplomas.

As an apprenticeship organisation, NOCN has a wide range of SASE frameworks available for delivery and is developing a number of reformed standards in partnership with employer-led Trailblazer groups. It is an accredited Apprentice Assessment Organisation (AAO), for four reformed standards currently with more expected.

NOCN endorses in-house company training courses to improve quality and add value for employers and employees. It has clients in sectors including public health, construction, property maintenance, financial services and aviation.

As a registered charity and accredited Leader in Diversity, NOCN is committed to improving access to learning. It supports good causes to raise awareness of adult learning and to address diversity in education, including the Festival of Learning led by L&WI, the AoC Student Photography Competition and the NCFD FE Diversity Awards.

NOCN is a conference sponsor for AAC17, it sponsors the LSECT Complete Funding Guide to Apprenticeships which is given free to FE colleges and training providers, and is a supporter of the FE Week #SaveOurApprenticeships campaign.

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