NIACE


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NIACENational Institute of Adult Continuing Education (UK)
NIACENational Institute for Adult and Community Education (UK)
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David Hughes, NIACE s Chief Executive applauds the Army approach to apprenticeships stating:As one of the UK s largest employers of apprenticeships, the Army truly sets the standard that other large employers and Government need to follow if we are going maximise the opportunity of apprenticeships.
This year's Adult Learners' Week - organised by NIACE Cymru, with the support of the Welsh Government and European Social Fund - takes place from June 13 to 19, when a wide variety of learning activities and events will be happening across Wales.
Adult Learners' Week, organised by NIACE Cymru and funded by the Welsh Government and European Social Fund, kicked off on Saturday and runs until June 22.
The survey was undertaken for NIACE by RSGB between 20th February and 20th March this year, and has been funded by the European Social Fund and the Local Government Association.
William Morris, Chair of the Northern Ireland Advanced Engineering Competence Centre, added: I am delighted that the Competence Centre will be based in NIACE, and welcome the funding offered by Invest NI.
Cerys Furlong, NIACE Cymru director, said: "Adult Learners' Week is the biggest festival of learning in Wales with thousands upon thousands of people getting together to celebrate and experience the joy of learning.
Through its research, development, publications, events, outreach and advocacy activity, NIACE works to improve the quality and breadth of opportunities available for all adults so they can benefit from learning throughout their lives.
This will take you to the NIACE home page and you can then follow the links to an online survey.
Rhian Evans, who teaches at Coleg Llandrillo Cymru, Denbigh, also won the overall NIACE Tutor of the Year out of nine contenders.
Since 1992 NIACE has celebrated the outstanding achievements of thousands of remarkable adults who have transformed their lives through learning.
Richard Crabb, head of the Adult Learners' Week Team at NIACE, said: "Since 1992 millions of adults, through Adult Learners' Week, have been encouraged to take up learning.
Co-ordinated by NIACE - the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education - Adult Learners' Week encourages adults to think about taking up learning and start a journey that can transform their lives.