NOCN is one of the largest UK Awarding Organisations.

From a small collective of like-minded open colleges and access centres that were determined to promote career-based learning and ramp up quality in education, NOCN is now a powerful, national force in the skills development and apprenticeships sector


This commitment to social mobility remains at the heart of AQA’s charitable purpose, which is to advance education by enabling teachers and students to realise their potential.


Since 1982 Highfield has been renowned for providing high quality accreditation to its customers and learners. This is due to; only using the very best subject matter experts who truly understand the end-user. Regularly updating our materials. Using the best available resources. Highfield is a market leader in Health & Safety, first aid and food safety.