The Education and Training Foundation (ETF) was established in October 2013. ETF works with teachers, leaders and businesses to help them deliver excellent Further and Vocational education.
ETF is committed to raising the quality and professionalism of the education and training system to ensure consistently excellent outcomes for learners and employers. As part of this it has developed the professional standards for the sector and provides the tools to allow individuals and the sector to achieve and maintain them.
ETF also champions and builds the capacity for evidence based education and innovation in the sector through research, and promotes and raises awareness of the FE, Vocational and Training sector with national influencers and employers.
You can find out more about ETF and its work and role in the sector on its website.