Press Releases

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EAL puts qualification in pole position

EAL new logo col 72dpiA qualification to help bridge the gap between school and work was officially launched at the F1 in Schools finals in Singapore yesterday (Sept 15) attracting international interest.

EAL product specialist Andy Barton presented the new Level 1 Foundation Certificate to delegates from the UK and around the world at the F1 in Schools Finals being held in Singapore ahead of this weekend’s Grand Prix.

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EAL deal – just the ticket

Academy Platform For First Class Training

The new National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) is en route to deliver a first class ticket to skills thanks to an historic deal with EAL.

EAL, the specialist awarding organisation for industry, will certify and validate 39 courses at NTAR through its accreditation services, covering traction and rolling stock.

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Apprentice Hal flies high

IAC founder wins coveted award

Founding member of the IAC and EAL learner, Hal Willis, has been named as Airbus Apprentice of the Year at the company’s recognition of learning event in Filton.

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Key apprentice targets missed

EAL supports Select Committee report

Specialist awarding organisation EAL has backed a select committee report, which found that the numbers taking up apprenticeships are falling short of key industry targets.

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‘Class Action’ boosts skills learning

EAL qualifications announced after apprentice survey’s ‘catastrophic’ findings

New vocational qualifications for school pupils – that will count towards league table positions – can help break down the barriers between education and industry and provide more pathways to work.

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Vocational KS4/KS5 qualifications can end academic snobbery

EAL welcomes the inclusion of more vocational qualifications into Performance League Tables.

Vocational qualifications with equal status to A Levels will help break down the academic snobbery barriers that have stigmatised vocational qualifications for many years, EAL’s managing director Julia Chippendale said today.

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