British Vocational Qualifications

British Vocational Qualifications

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This work provides information on all the different vocational qualifications on offer in the UK. It includes a directory listing of qualifications as well as an overview of the vocational education scene, including the role of awarding and examining bodies, and the role of the NVQ.
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  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 154 x 235 x 38.1mm | 833g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • index
  • 0749419598
  • 9780749419592

Table of contents

Part 1 Overview of vocational qualifications in the UK: structure of the qualifications on offer; role of the awarding bodies; NVQs and GNVQs - structure; the role of the NCVQ. Part 2 Directory of vocational qualifications: tending animals, plants and land; extracting and providing natural resources; constructing; engineering; manufacturing; transporting; providing goods and services; providing health, social care and protective services; providing business services; communicating; developing and extending knowledge and skills. Part 3 Sources of information: listing of awarding bodies; listing of examining bodies; listing of lead bodies.
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