NOCN is a leading awarding and assessment organisation. It has been creating opportunities for thirty years and is committed to improving lives through learning as a progressive educational charity. It is an accredited Leader in Diversity and actively works to widen participation in education.
As a leading Awarding Organisation, NOCN provides apprenticeships, qualifications and resources for people to reach their potential and for businesses to thrive. NOCN works with colleges, training providers, employers and organisations, providing hundreds of regulated qualifications used by people from all walks of life, increasing individual aspiration, personal wellbeing and national productivity.
NOCN is a leading provider of apprenticeships and is widely regarded as an expert in this field. It has a range of high quality apprenticeship frameworks, has been involved in the development of almost 50 reformed apprenticeship standards and is now a top three Apprentice Assessment Organisation providing End-Point Assessments for apprentices in a range of industry sectors.
In the UK, NOCN has over 1000 delivery Centres ranging from colleges to charities, employers to Trade Unions. It also has operations in India, Middle East, Europe and Africa, providing ESOL qualifications, management training, online assessments and educational consultancy to governments, organisations and employers.