• Ascentis named as awarding organisation of the year

    Ascentis has been crowned awarding organisation of the year on an exciting night for the sector. The Federation of Awarding Bodies held its annual awards presentation at a special dinner during the organisation’s annual conference in Leicester. This featured finalists for awarding organisation of the year, qualification of the year, team of the year, individual

    16.04 Oct. 23rd, 2017 | News

  • Ofqual boss urged to 'fight' for apprenticeship assessment watchdog role

    “Stand up and fight” to become the apprenticeship assessment watchdog – that was the call to Ofqual’s boss from new Federation of Awarding Bodies chair Paul Eeles at conference today. The role has currently been laid at the door of the Skills Funding Agency, which has been slow to approve organisations to carry out new

    16.28 Oct. 20th, 2016 | News