A big step up the career ladder

Couldwell, Clive
May 1997
Marketing Event;May97, p18
Focuses on the establishment of a national vocational qualifications (NVQ) in England. National Council for Vocational Qualifications' (NCVQ) call for the appointment of an awarding body before it can accredit the new NVQ; Affiliation with another awarding body as the best course of action for the events sector's NVQ Project Steering Group. INSET: Vocational qualifications: Background details..


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