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16 October 2014
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Young People's Gateway
Crammed with info on education and training choices at 16

Reach for the Sky
Careers inspiration for teenagers by Sky television

Qualifications and Curriculum Council (QCA)
Information on new post-16 curriculum including new A/AS, GNVQs and Key Skills.

Links to web sites of all FE college in Wales

FEFCW (Further Education Funding Council for Wales)
Lists names and addresses and telephone numbers of all Welsh FE colleges plus direct links to web sites.

Further Education Colleges UK (BUBL UK)
Links to all FE/sixth form college web sites in the UK.


Telephone advice service (0800 100 900), primarily for adult learners, on further education and training. Site gives useful information on qualifications, funding and other FE issues.

Lifelong Learning
Government site offering information about lifelong learning including funding and Career Development Loans.

Connexions Direct

Information and advice on careers, learning, housing, money, health and relationships for 13-19 year olds.

Youth Information

A great site for information and advice on all aspects of employment and training.

Chocolate Biscuit

A strange name for a site that has nothing to do with either chocolate or biscuits! However, it does have some good links to careers and jobs sites, which may be able to assist you on any career path you decide to take.

Open and Distance Learning Quality Council (ODLQC)

Information on accredited providers of open learning courses.

Open University

Open College of the Arts


FE is the best source of Further Education news on the web. Find news and information on all areas of FE, including training providers, colleges, awarding bodies, funding bodies, government policy and more.

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