Air Products

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Air Products touches the lives of consumers around the globe in positive ways every day. Focused on serving energy, environment and emerging markets, we provide essential industrial gases, related equipment and applications expertise to customers in dozens of industries, including refining, chemical, metals, electronics, manufacturing, and food and beverage. We are also the global leader in the supply of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment.


Airbus always has been at the forefront of innovating new technologies, with a pioneering spirit that has redefined the aerospace industry. Our products bring people closer together, helping them unite and progress. We strive to continually push the boundaries on what is possible to safeguard our world for future generations.


Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Amazon strives to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, Earth’s best employer, and Earth’s safest place to work. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, Prime, Fulfilment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Career Choice, Amazon Studios and The Climate Pledge are some of the things pioneered by Amazon.


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AELP is a national membership organisation that represents the interests of an extensive number of organisations that deliver apprenticeships, employability support and vocational learning.  The main purpose is to lobby for government funded skills and employment programmes that increase workforce productivity and improve social mobility.


At Autodesk, we are committed to inspiring and empowering you to gain the skills, hands on experiences, and credentials you need to design and make a better world for all.

Unlock educational access to Autodesk products.

Students and educators can get free one-year educational access to Autodesk products and services, renewable as long as you remain eligible. Confirm your eligibility now.

Association of Colleges

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Association of Colleges is the national voice for further education, sixth form, tertiary and specialist colleges in England. We are a not-for-profit membership organisation established in 1996 by colleges, for colleges. Our members make up almost 95% of the sector – transforming 2.2 million lives each year. Acting as the collective voice, we represent and promote the interests of colleges, and provide our members with high-quality professional support services, including training, events, and recruitment.


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AMADA are a global leader in Sheet Metal processing equipment, including Fibre & CO2 Lasers, Electric Punching machines, Automation Systems and Press-Brakes. Within the UK, AMADA have one of the largest service support and engineering teams.


The BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) is a British public service broadcaster. Its mission is “to act in the public interest, serving all audiences through the provision of impartial, high-quality and distinctive output and services which inform, educate and entertain”. The BBC provides a wide range of programmes, content and services for audiences across the UK on television, radio and digitally.


BCS is the professional body for computing with 60,000 members in 150 countries. As a charity with a Royal Charter, BCS is working to raise standards across IT education and the industry, addressing ethical challenges, creating a diverse and sustainable workforce, and equipping everyone to thrive in the digital world.

BAFE Fire Safety Register

BAFE is committed in developing, maintaining and promoting Third Party Certification Schemes for the fire safety industry. These competency schemes are regularly reviewed to ensure they continue to support appropriate standards and represent the best level of quality for fire safety service providers to achieve.

British Security Industry Association

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is the trade association for the professional security industry in the UK.

Our members are responsible for more than 70% of privately provided UK security products and services (by turnover) including the manufacture, distribution and installation of electronic and physical security equipment and the provision of security officer services and consultancy. Our members are industry professionals ranging in size from global companies to small and medium enterprises, offering quality products and services to a vast spectrum of end-users.

Balfour Beatty

UK’s largest construction and infrastructure provider, collaborating with our customers to develop cutting-edge solutions to meet the challenges of tomorrow. From project finance and delivery to asset operation and maintenance, we use the latest techniques and technologies to deliver right first time, sustainable solutions for our customers.


We’re a consulting, transformation and digital services business, delivering innovative solutions to transform and simplify the links between businesses and customers, and governments and citizens. We offer unparalleled breadth and depth of expertise across each of the industries we support.

Create Education

CREATE Education are committed to supporting educators, educational institutions, outreach and community programmes to easily use and embed 3D printing and technologies for STEAM in education effectively.

We equip educators with the tools, resources and support they need to empower students to become creative innovators and develop the needed skills to adapt and thrive in their future careers.


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Car-O-Liner is the leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of high quality, advanced collision repair. Integration of our solutions gives you flexible, universal collision repair systems that support the entire vehicle repair process, reducing cycle times, and increasing profits.


Cadline Ltd provides technology and services that improve business performance, supporting customers in design, analysis, data management, collaboration and business process platforms. As part of the VinZero Group, Cadline is well placed to guide customers on their digital and net zero journeys, support net zero targets and help develop customer global strategies.

Colleges Scotland

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Colleges Scotland is the collective voice of the college sector. We will support and champion the sector by leading and influencing policy, enhancing and maintaining strong partnerships, and demonstrating the positive impacts of the sector.

Collab Group

Collab Group is a UK wide body of FE colleges and college groups. Its member colleges are like-minded, forward-thinking peer organisations that endorse and contribute to their shared ambition.


Our simple and reliable alarm signalling products offer a professional and trusted solution for every grade of risk. They enable the safe delivery of alarms and data from the protected premises to the Alarm Receiving Centre.

Department for the Economy

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The Department for the Economy (DfE) was established in May 2016. Its responsibilities include:

  • wider economic policy, including specific areas like Energy, Tourism and Telecoms
  • the operation of a range of employment and skills programmes
  • oversight and funding of the further and higher education sectors
  • various aspects of employment law
  • the management and operation of various EU funding programmes.


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DMG MORI is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-end quality CNC Lathes, Machining Centres, state of the art 5-axis machines, Turn/Mill and Mill/Turn as well as Ultrasonic and Laser Technology.


EC-Council is the leading IT and e-Business certification awarding body and the creator of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker (#CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and Certified Penetration Testing Professional (CPENT)/ Licensed Penetration Tester (Master). EC-Council has trained over 80,000 individuals and certified more than 30,000 security professionals from such fine organisations as the US Army, the FBI, Microsoft, IBM and the United Nations.

Education and Training Foundation

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The Education and Training Foundation (ETF), established in October 2013, is the expert body for professional development and standards in Further Education (FE) and Training in England.

They are the guardian of the Professional Standards for the sector. Their professional membership body, the Society for Education and Training (SET), has around 20,000 members, making it the largest professional membership organisation for practitioners in the post-16 sector. The ETF through SET remains the only body which confers Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) status and Advanced Teacher Status (ATS).


EngEPA have been approved by the Department for Education (DfE) as an End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO) and have been recognised by Ofqual to deliver end point assessment (EPA) in a range of engineering disciplines.

EngEPA provide a ‘one stop shop’ for a number of engineering standards. This will reduce administration and allow the training provider and employer one point of contact throughout the process.

EDF Energy

As Britain’s biggest generator of zero carbon electricity, EDF Energy are busy building Britain’s own wind, nuclear and solar energy supply to reduce our reliance on energy imports and help prevent future price rises.

Education Wales

Whether you’re looking to take the first step or move on to the next stage in your career, Educators Wales is the place for you to access information, training and career opportunities to get you there.

No matter where you are in your journey, we’re here to help you become the best educator you can be and inspire the next generation of learners in Wales.

Our knowledgeable team are available to provide you with a vast range of information and guidance about working within schools, youth work, further education and work-based learning settings.


P’un a ydych am gymryd y cam cyntaf, neu symud ymlaen i’r cam nesaf yn eich gyrfa, Addysgwyr Cymru yw’r lle i chi gael gafael ar wybodaeth, hyfforddiant a chyfleoedd gyrfa i’ch tywys yno.

Nid oes ots ble rydych chi ar eich taith, rydym ni yma i’ch helpu chi i fod yr addysgwr gorau y gallwch fod ac ysbrydoli’r genhedlaeth nesaf o ddysgwyr yng Nghymru.

Mae ein tîm gwybodus ar gael i ddarparu ystod eang o wybodaeth ac arweiniad i chi am weithio mewn ysgolion, gwaith ieuenctid, addysg bellach a lleoliadau dysgu seiliedig ar waith.



Electude logo

Electude is the world’s leading automotive e-learning company. Built on decades of experience in providing students with the most effective and enjoyable method of learning, Electude focuses on equipping lecturers with the tools and training to give their learners the best experience possible.

Education and Skills Funding Agency

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The ESFA brings together the former responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to create a single agency accountable for funding education and skills for children, young people and adults. The Education and Skills Funding Agency is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Education.


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EY’s purpose Building a better working world reflects its culture and means of operating. EY believes a better working world is one where economic growth is sustainable and inclusive. EY helps clients to capitalise on new opportunities and assess and manage risk to deliver responsible growth.

Fire Qual

FireQual work in collaboration with industry and stakeholders to develop qualifications that are fit for purpose and fit for the future supporting the development of knowledge, skills and competencies required by individuals working within the fire safety industry.

The team of experienced developers bring together expertise from across industry to ensure that our qualifications are rigorous, valid, reliable and consistent in their approach whilst providing flexible delivery and assessment mechanisms to support their application in multiple contexts.


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FANUC UK provides industrial automation solutions – from the supply of CNC controllers, lasers, robots, machining centres, EDM and injection moulding machines to the complete integration of factory automation systems, providing a single customer support portal for its three core businesses.

Foundation for Education Development

The FED is dedicated to promoting a long-term vision and plan for education in England. In the spirit of partnership, we provide an independent and neutral space for policy influencers from education, business, politics and beyond to shape the future.

We believe that only through long-term planning, can we fully empower future generations and unlock the country’s potential. Together we can build a world-leading education system across the country for our children and young people.


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Festo are firmly committed to inspiring and developing young engineers for the future. This encompasses support of local schools, colleges and universities within a variety of programs and events.

Throughout the school year Festo STEM Ambassadors offer local schools and colleges the opportunity to bring students to visit their site at Brackmills Industrial Estate in Northampton to see automation technology in action.


GSK is a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose to improve the quality of human life by helping people do more, feel better, live longer.

Health Education England

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Are you interested in health but aren’t sure where to start? With more than 350 health careers available, there really is something for everyone.


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HS2 will connect eight out of our ten biggest cities, increase rail capacity on the current system and reduce journey times, while also creating thousands of jobs and acting as a catalyst for economic growth across the UK. Skills, Employment and Education is one of HS2’s seven strategic objectives.


International Business Machines Corp (IBM) is a multinational provider of information technology products and services. The company produces and sells system hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting, and consulting services. IBM’s product portfolio includes analytics, artificial intelligence, automation, blockchain, cloud computing, IT infrastructure, IT management, cybersecurity, and software development products. The company also offers services such as cloud, networking, security, technology consulting, application services, business resilience services, and technology support services, with operations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific.

Investors In People

Investors in People have been making work better for organisations across the world since 1991. Since then, they’ve worked in 66 countries, making work better for over 11 million people worldwide.

Jaguar Land Rover

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Jaguar Land Rover is a company that brings together two much loved, highly prestigious British car brands. We are looking for people who share our passion to join our highly successful Retailer Apprenticeship Programme.


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JTL is the leading training provider to the building services engineering sector, providing work-based learning across over 100 centres throughout England and Wales. We train more apprentices than anyone else in electrical installation, plumbing, heating & ventilating and engineering maintenance.


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Kaplan Financial is the UK’s leading provider of Finance Apprenticeships, providing educational services to colleges, universities, and businesses, including higher education programs, professional training and certifications, test preparation and student support services.

Loving Hospitality

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Loving Hospitality is a collaboration between 9 of the biggest hospitality brands, Greene King, Mitchells & Butlers, Marston’s, Hilton, Jurys, Leonardos, Bourne Leisure, PizzaExpress and Costa. The industry offers various roles and opportunities to join via an Apprenticeship from Level 2 to Level 5.

Lincoln Electric

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Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic arc welding systems, plasma and oxy-fuel cutting equipment, and has a leading global position in the brazing and soldering alloys market.

Lloyds Banking Group

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Impact 30 million customers, lead community projects and build the bank of the future – a career with Lloyds Banking Group is more than you’d expect. Whatever your experiences or background, we’ll help you to embrace your passions and strengths – and to discover new ones.


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The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) was established in 2010 as an independent Research & Technology Organisation, with the objective of bridging the gap between academia and industry.

Multicultural Apprenticeship Alliance

The Multicultural Apprenticeship Alliance is the rebranded, more inclusive, and next chapter of what was the BAME Apprenticeship Alliance. It refocuses and joins up a number of the projects Pathway Group has incubated over the years, including the Apprenticeship Diversity & Social Mobility Forum (ADSFM) and Apprenticeship Hack, Career Hack, as well as more joined up working with other Pathway Group brands such as the Festival of Apprenticeships.

Middlesex University

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With more than 130 years’ experience, Middlesex University puts students first and provides expert teaching informed by inspiring research and practice. The university strives to transform the lives of its students, working closely with industry and businesses to ensure an excellent experience.

Metaverse Learning

Metaverse Learning is committed to making learning accessible to everyone and ensuring that no learner is left behind. Their programs have been developed to create a realistic training experience without real-world hazards or wastage. These engaging learning journeys are designed to help increase confidence and attainment before learners take on real-world projects.


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Measurement is at the heart of every ‘quality product’ from design, to production, to fitness for purpose. Mitutoyo vows to support young Engineers in their metrology skills, making available a vast range of precision measuring instruments, machines, systems and educational support.


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NCFE is the educational charity and leader in vocational and technical learning committed to powering a smarter education eco-system. We combine over 170 years of education experience with deep insight into what is needed and what works. From world-class qualifications and content to new assessment methodologies, from innovative technology platforms to partnership opportunities with our network of expert collaborators – we galvanise the education sector to shape the smartest solution for individual learning needs.  In doing this, we’re working for a fairer education system for all learners to power inclusivity and choice.

National Careers Service

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The National Careers Services provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.

Nineteen Group/The Security Event

Designed by the industry for the industry, The Security Event returns to the Birmingham NEC over 30 April – 2 May 2024, reuniting manufacturers, distributors, installers, integrators, consultants and end users.

The exhibition will showcase the world’s leading security brands, offering you the best opportunity to source the latest products, technologies and solutions, whilst networking and meeting face-to-face with key experts from across the industry. Ensure you’re up to date with the latest developments and issues in security via our comprehensive education programme.


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NOCN are a leading Educational and Skills charity, with a background in upskilling workers in industrial Britain. Our charitable status informs our social mobility agenda, and we champion the positive value of education, apprenticeships and skills training to employers and learners.

North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College

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North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College is a leading college group based in the Midlands. The group has five Campuses located across Leicestershire and Warwickshire, working with local, regional and national employers to ensure they deliver the skills that industry needs.


OneFile is a leading EDTech Company. Its philosophy is that when people have the tools to learn in a way that suits them and apply their knowledge in the workplace, learning is more engaging. Its mission is to give people the tools to learn – no matter where they’re from or where they’re going.


To improve lives and contribute to a better society.

Be a pioneer in creating inspired solutions for the future. Pursue new challenges with passion and courage. Act with integrity and encourage everyone’s potential.


At Pearson, our purpose is simple: to add life to a lifetime of learning. We believe that every learning opportunity is a chance for a personal breakthrough. That’s why our c. 18,000 Pearson employees are committed to creating vibrant and enriching learning experiences designed for real-life impact. We are the world’s leading learning company, serving customers in nearly 200 countries with digital content, assessments, qualifications, and data. For us, learning isn’t just what we do. It’s who we are.

Palo Alto

Palo Alto is a global cybersecurity leader, continually driving innovation to enable secure digital transformation and our digital way of life.


Quickgrind is a leading manufacturer of precision, solid carbide rotary cutting tools for the die, metalworking, automotive and aerospace industries


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Rolls-Royce pioneers cutting-edge technologies that deliver the cleanest, safest and most competitive solutions to meet our planet’s vital power needs. If you want to shape the world we live in – and achieve valuable qualifications – we think you’ll love life with us.

Royal Aeronautical Society

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The Royal Aeronautical Society offers free, high-quality careers advice for career pathways into the aerospace and aviation industries.

Skills & Education Group

The Skills and Education Group has been supporting the further education and skills sector for 110 years. The Group is dedicated to improving lives through advancing education and provides a range of services to help learners from all backgrounds to succeed. This includes qualifications for a variety of sectors and grant funding through a charitable foundation. Skills and Education Group also offers regular professional development opportunities for further education staff, including events and training programmes focused on equity, diversity and inclusion.


We empower you with expertise, leading edge technologies and services.

We work with you to tailor digital BIM, product design and lifecycle solutions to help you work smarter and do more with less. That’s why our partnerships are long lasting.


SHINING 3D, founded in 2004,  focuses on the research & development, manufacturing, and application of high-precision 3D digital products. The company is committed to becoming a 3D digital technology company with global influence, promoting the popularization and application of 3D digital technology, offering accessible efficient high-tech solutions.

Sandwell College

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Sandwell College is one of the newest FE colleges in the UK, and a landmark for the development of education and training in the Black Country and Birmingham. Their state-of-the-art Central Campus attracts students from across the region, as well as those from further afield.


Stonewall stand for lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer, questioning and ace (LGBTQ+) people everywhere. They imagine a world where all LGBTQ+ people are free to be themselves and can live their lives to the full.

Science Council

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The Science Council is a membership organisation for professional bodies and learned societies across science, bringing together a range of disciplines and sectors to reflect the multi-disciplinary practice of science in today’s society. It supports member organisations to be more effective in meeting the needs of the science community and attracting the next generation into fulfilling science careers.


Modern security is more than hardware. Texecom offers leading technology solutions and digital tools that add real value to your clients, enhance your business and your customer’s experience.

The Careers & Enterprise Company

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The Careers & Enterprise Company helps to link schools and colleges to employers and external careers providers. It does this by supporting schools and colleges to implement best practice standards for careers provision and provides training and resources for all Careers Leaders.

The Institute of the Motor Industry

The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) was founded in 1920 when society – as now – was experiencing rapid technology-driven change. The IMI was created to establish new skills and knowledge benchmarks for the emerging automotive industry.

The College Development Network

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The College Development network leads on innovation, creating CPD opportunities and sharing best practice, leading, creating and sharing across learning is supported by our key values and aspiration to be the ‘go to’ organisation for anyone involved in Scotland’s college sector.

The 5% Club

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The 5% Club is a dynamic movement of employers committed to earn & learn as part of building and developing the workforce they need as part of a socially mobile, prosperous and cohesive nation.



T levels are new courses which follow GCSEs and are equivalent to 3 A levels. These 2-year courses, which launched September 2020, have been developed in collaboration with employers and businesses so that the content meets the needs of industry and prepares students for work, further training or study

Toyota Manufacturing UK

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The automotive industry requires a variety of skills and talents. Learn about the exciting opportunities across all Apprentice aftersales specialisms.


Discover Ultimaker’s newest 3D printing solutions: Desktop 3D printers, software, and materials for streamlined production and unlimited innovation.

UK Skills Partnership

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UKSP is the UK collective representing the technical and vocational edcuation and training sector in the United Kingdom

Unionlearn with the TUC

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Unionlearn is the learning arm of the TUC. We aim to provide lifelong learning opportunities to workers and their families. We also aim to provide quality apprenticeship support giving advice and guidance for those looking to start their career with an apprenticeship.

UK Government


Welsh Government and ISEW

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At Inspiring Skills Excellence in Wales, we deliver a programme of activities that raise awareness of vocational education and training and career pathways that will impact positively on businesses in Wales. We do this by supporting vocational learning through Skills Competitions and the Have a Go initiative, to help encourage young people to excel in the world of work.

WorldSkills UK Scotland

The Skills Academy at the City of Glasgow provides sustained high-level teaching strategies via work-based learning models with coaching at its core. These models support the learners at each stage of the learner journey facilitating the delivery and development of world-class skills.

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