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Vocational Education

Question for Department for Education

UIN 904964, tabled on 15 July 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps she has taken to involve employers in devising vocational education; and if she will make a statement.

Answered on

21 July 2014

Employers now have a vital role to play in designing and endorsing qualifications. From this September, ‘Employer recognition’ is required if a qualification is to count in school or college performance tables.

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