KFC seeks accreditation to serve up its own NVQs

Churchard, Claire
July 2009
People Management;7/2/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p10
The article reports on plans by fried chicken chain KFC to gain accreditation for its training in order to give out National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) to its employees. This will allow KFC to provide qualifications equivalent to A-level, similar to McDonald's, which gained accreditation in 2008. KFC human resources (HR) director, Misty Reich, said the company is working with the National Employer Service and City & Guilds on the scope of their training.


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