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New Secretary of State vows to support skills agenda at Apprenticeship Launch

Global food and drink companies, training providers and Members of Parliament gathered at a House of Commons event organised by the National Skills Ac…

Sponsor a food science summer school

Do you struggle to recruit bright technologists and scientists? Do you worry about the pipeline of science talent, and how this may affect your busi…

Attracting Talent into Food Industry “Never More Urgent" – Dame Fiona Kendrick

As industry faces an unprecedented set of challenges, senior leaders in food and drink have announced the launch of a major project designed to help t…

New FDQ Auditing Refresher Certificate

Verner Wheelock Associates are pleased to announce the launch of a new course to add to the FDQ Auditing portfolio – The FDQ Auditing Refresher…

Celebration of Partner Support as Process Manufacturing Centre Nears Completion

The Partnership Garden at the Process Manufacturing Centre represents the strength and progress achieved by working together with process manufacturin…

Job Vacancy - Business Development Manager (Wales)

The National Skills Academy for Food and Drink is the industry’s skills organisation. It exists to support businesses to improve the skills of t…

Food Technology Level 6 Trailblazer Standard Consultation

The Food Science & Technology Industry Skills Partnership have been working to develop with the NSAFD a new Standard at Level 6.

New Food & Farming Degree Apprenticeships to Boost Innovation in Food Industry

The next generation of food entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to combine a high quality degree and on-the-job training through new food degree a…

Do you have what it takes to be named the UK's most talented Butcher?

The search to find the UK’s most talented butcher is back. Now in its second year, the Butchery WorldSkills UK competition hopes to find the bes…

Tasty Job Opportunities in the Food & Drink Industry - Apprenticeships Available with the UK’s Biggest Brands

One of the UK’s largest employment sectors is facing an image crisis and apprenticeship programmes are key to its survival, according to Justine…