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Verner Wheelock students achieve outstanding results for Auditing courses


Food industry training experts Verner Wheelock first began running FDQ auditing courses in September 2013. Over the past two years they have trained…

FDIN partners up with NSAFD for long-term industry specific career development


At the NSAFD conference earlier this month, Justine Fosh, NSAFD Chief Executive’s, opening remarks focussed on the sector’s need to recruit 107,000 pe…

Resilience: Unlocking Sustainable Performance


Dove Nest would like to invite you to attend their Resilience Networking Event, taking place on 14th April in Central London.

Understanding Apprenticeships and the Levy


From April 2017, most large companies will be required to pay the government’s new National Apprenticeship Levy with a tax of 0.5% of their payroll. B…

Apprenticeships: All Change! Agri-Food Business Conference


Radical reforms and expansion of the apprenticeship system, including introduction of an Employer Levy, are already well underway.

Brands Unite at UK Food & Drink Skills Conference to Combat Skills Crisis Delegates say: We have the jobs, help us find the candidates


Global food and drink brands were out in force at this year’s Food & Drink Skills Conference. Organised by the National Skills Academy for Foo…

What has lean done for you?


Industry Approved Specialist Provider for Operational Excellence, S A Partners, interviews Phil Shelley, Lean Enterprise Director, Becketts Foods, ‘Me…

NSAFD Unveils Trailblazer Apprenticeships to Raise Industry Standards


As part of its commitment to improving best practice within the industry, the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (NSAFD) has unveiled its ne…

Driving Food & Drink Productivity Event


The Food and Drink Federation (FDF), the National Skills Academy for Food and Drink and the Government’s UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCE…

New Apprenticeship Grant opportunity introduced by GroceryAid


GroceryAid has opened up applications for apprentices looking for extra financial support while undertaking a grocery industry apprenticeship.