It is always comforting to know that the Skills and Education Group is there to support and give advice when required and to get a regional perspective on national policy and practice.

—Suzanne, Gateway College

Become a member...

Our membership provides members with access to high quality services such as professional development, Networks and conferences which aim to help support and develop your organisation’s workforce.

Members also have indirect access to our range of national awarding services through our brands ABC Awards, Certa Awards and Certa Access, which enable learners to cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment and skills for life.

We firmly believe in the further education and skills sector and its contribution to the economy and community. Everything we do is designed to help our sector and to enable our members to enhance the lives of young people and adults.

Benefit from our services...

As a member of the Skills and Education Group, your organisation will benefit from a range of services. Your staff and governors will have access to a range of Networks and high quality professional development services.

Benefits include collaborating with like-minded individuals, sharing best practice and innovative thinking. Amongst other things, your organisation will also have the opportunity to participate in projects, attend parliamentary receptions and an annual conference.

Our biggest benefit is that our membership is designed to save your organisation money.

We work closely with the Skills and Education Group and its fellow members to effectively share best practice, promote good work and ideas with a wider audience and grow Networks of common interest.

—Louise, West Nottinghamshire College

Develop your workforce...

In addition to our professional development offer, access our range of projects to support the development of your staff. We pride ourselves on delivering local, national and international projects.

Over the last four years, we have secured £3.7 million in additional resources. This has enabled current members to develop initiatives to support teaching, learning and assessment and governance. Across the sector this funding has benefited over 10,000 staff and learners.

Our latest projects include the T Level Professional Development Offer, SET for Teaching Success, Professional Exchange Networks and much more.

Membership Packages

Your organisation can choose from one of four packages.
Each package is designed to meet your organisation’s needs.

 
Bronze £395 + VAT
Silver £800 + VAT
Gold £1,600 + VAT
Platinum £2,500 + VAT
Dedicated grant funding for learnersProvided by the Skills and Education Group Foundation
Free places at the Skills and Education Group Annual ConferenceNext conference 14 May 20192 3 4 5
Access to regular TeachMeetsHeld once per term
Places at the Parliamentary Reception
Collaborative project network and bidding service
Access to the Online HubAvailable Autumn 2019
Discount on services
No Skills And Education Group Awards Annual Fee
Free Network places515 25
In-house professional development sessionsNew for 2019/2013
Discount on Access To Higher Education Annual Fee15% off25% off
Bronze£395 + VAT
Dedicated grant funding for learnersProvided by the Skills and Education Group Foundation
Free places at the Skills and Education Group Annual ConferenceNext conference 14 May 20192
Access to regular TeachMeetsHeld once per term
Places at the Parliamentary Reception
Collaborative project network and bidding service
Access to the Online HubAvailable Autumn 2019
Discount on services
No Skills And Education Group Awards Annual Fee
Gold£1,600 + VAT
Dedicated grant funding for learnersProvided by the Skills and Education Group Foundation
Free places at the Skills and Education Group Annual ConferenceNext conference 14 May 20194
Access to regular TeachMeetsHeld once per term
Places at the Parliamentary Reception
Collaborative project network and bidding service
Access to the Online HubAvailable Autumn 2019
Discount on services
No Skills And Education Group Awards Annual Fee
Free Network places15
In-house professional development sessionsNew for 2019/201
Discount on Access To Higher Education Annual Fee15% off
Silver£800 + VAT
Dedicated grant funding for learnersProvided by the Skills and Education Group Foundation
Free places at the Skills and Education Group Annual ConferenceNext conference 14 May 20193
Access to regular TeachMeetsHeld once per term
Places at the Parliamentary Reception
Collaborative project network and bidding service
Access to the Online HubAvailable Autumn 2019
Discount on services
No Skills And Education Group Awards Annual Fee
Free Network places5
Platinum£2,500 + VAT
Dedicated grant funding for learnersProvided by the Skills and Education Group Foundation
Free places at the Skills and Education Group Annual ConferenceNext conference 14 May 20195
Access to regular TeachMeetsHeld once per term
Places at the Parliamentary Reception
Collaborative project network and bidding service
Access to the Online HubAvailable Autumn 2019
Discount on services
No Skills And Education Group Awards Annual Fee
Free Network places25
In-house professional development sessionsNew for 2019/203
Discount on Access To Higher Education Annual Fee25% off

Get in touch with us

Not sure about which package is right for your organisation?

Contact our Membership Team by calling 0115 854 1639 or email membership@skillsedugroup.co.uk

Membership Form

Is your organisation ready to become a member? If so, download and complete the form. Once completed, send the form back to our team to be processed.