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Sheffield Hallam - Food Technical Professional Degree Apprenticeships Event


The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink are pleased to invite you to the “Food Technical Professional Degree Apprenticeships Event” hosted by…

Skills Show set to be the best yet


NSAFD to attend Skills Show under the Tasty Careers banner for the 3rd year running, thanks to industry help!

Skills Cymru - a Great Success


The NSAFD supported a number of Welsh businesses to have a major presence at the Skills Cymru events in Llandudno and Cardiff...

Levy learnings - 6 months on...


6 months have passed since the introduction of the apprenticeship levy - so how is indsutry getting on?

SASE Framework Update


The NSAFD have agreed the timetable for withdrawal of some of the pathways in the SASE framework following consultation with the industry and agreemen…

Invest in Skills : Invest in Growth


With Brexit looming large, the food and drink industry is facing more challenges than ever in securing a future pipeline of skills and labour. An agei…

Scotland NEW Distilling NOS & NEW Brewing Modern Apprenticeship - Get Involved!


The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (NSAFD) is undertaking the creation of NEW National Occupational Standards for Distilling and a NEW S…

NATIONAL OCCUPATIONAL STANDARDS CONSULTATION 2017


The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (NSAFD) is undertaking a review of current National Occupational Standards during 2017

OAL’s apprentice end-point assessment (EPA) offer grows


Today, OAL announced that they received official approval from the Education and Skills Funding Agency to offer end-point assessment for four more foo…

GET INVOLVED: Scotland NOS Consultation, Brand New SVQs & Modern Apprenticeships


The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (NSAFD) is undertaking a review of current National Occupational Standards and Scottish Vocational Qu…