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National Apprenticeship Awards 2017


FINAL CALL for entries. Applicants have until Friday 26 May to submit their entry to the National Apprenticeship Awards 2017. The deadline in the sear…

Sheffield Hallam University Open Days – 2017, Engineer representatives needed!


We are looking for industry engineers to join us on the industry stand to help us promote the course and help students understand what being a food en…

FDF Awards 2017


Does your company get noticed as the best in its field? Have you got an exceptional colleague deserving the limelight?

Food industry qualifications, assessment and marketing experts join growing Occupational Awards Limited team


This month, growing awarding organisation Occupational Awards Limited (OAL) welcomed two familiar faces from the world of food and drink industry qual…

Raising the Standards for Food & Drink Apprenticeships


2017 is the NSAFD’s 10th birthday and to celebrate we are having an industry conference focussing on helping businesses get ready for the impending le…

Consultation opportunity: Calling all food and drink employers


Transition from SASE Framework to Apprenticeship Standards Consultation

What's it really like to be an apprentice? - National Apprenticeship Week 2017


Hi my name is Abby; I work for the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (NSAFD) as an Advanced (Level 3) Business Administration Apprentice. I…

Consultation on the Transition from SASE Frameworks to New Apprenticeship Standards


This consultation relates to the proposed approach to determining the basis for switching off SASE apprenticeship pathways and frameworks. The NSAFD…

National Skills Academy for Food & Drink celebrates 10 years at the heart of the industry


It’s hard to imagine life before the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink because for the last decade they’ve worked tirelessly on behalf of t…

Food Technical Degree Apprenticeship


Sue Densley, Head of Programmes and Provider Services at The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink describes progress towards the establishment…