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.
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.
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.
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.
Rachel Thomson, senior campaigns officer at NIACE, says: "Adult Learners' Week is a chance to get involved, to make a difference and maybe change your life.
The courses were developed with support from the Basic Skills Agency at NIACE.
This high-profile national campaign, which is co-ordinated by NIACE and core-funded by the DfES, ESF and Learndirect, has been adopted locally and regionally across England for 14 years, with many great results.
Adult Learners' Week, organised by NIACE Cymru, runs from June 14 to 22 and is a national festival designed to give people back their appetite for learning something new or refreshing their skills.
NIACE has recently launched an online employer toolkit designed to help more disabled people gain access to an Apprenticeship.
Since 1992 NIACE has celebrated the outstanding achievements of thousands of remarkable adults who have transformed their lives through learning.