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We believe that a high-performing workforce is achieved by all employees being encouraged and supported to be the best they can be, and through leaders and managers embracing continuous professional development.

We strive for quality, high standards, competence, and excellence for all. We champion diversity and good governance and work to unlock the potential of all people employed in the sectors we serve.

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Our purpose is to help employers deliver excellent and efficient services as a result of recruiting, developing and retaining a competent workforce, equipped with the skills they need to meet current and future challenges in work.

  • A reputation for making a positive difference to people performance at work
  • Act as a link between industry, government and education
  • Work across the UK public, private and voluntary sectors
  • The technical capacity and expertise to support employers and empower employees to excel
  • Experienced in developing industry-wide training, career and qualification frameworks
  • Development of apprenticeship standards and sector-specific assessor and IQA training

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Part of The Workforce Development Trust

Fire & Rescue

Our head office

Cheese Lane

Tel: 0117 922 1155