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.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 154 x 235 x 38.1mm | 833g
  • Kogan Page Ltd
  • 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.show more