As I mentioned last week, I have been tremendously impressed with the way our sector has responded and adapted to the challenges we have faced in recent months. Whilst now is a difficult time for many businesses, I feel optimistic about driving longer term change in the way we all operate thanks to the technology changes being implemented in our businesses.
Over the last few weeks, we have seen new details from our Regulators on how they plan to approach awarding for vocational and technical qualifications this summer and in particular the launch of Ofqual’s consultation, on their proposed arrangements..
If you haven’t already done so, you can access the Ofqual online survey here to make your views heard until 11.45pm on Friday 8 May. We have produced some advice on guidance on readiness for estimation and adaptation approaches which can be accessed with our statement on the website.
It’s been a busy week at City & Guilds and ILM with good progress made on a number of fronts, paving a way forward for more learners and apprentices to progress on their learning and assessment journeys.
Here are a few highlights from the past week.