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Quality improvement in adult vocational education and training : transforming skills for the global economy

Author: Nick Perry; David Sherlock
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Kogan Page, 2008.
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Quality Improvement in Adult Vocational Education and Training describes what is required for success in the global skills market and how the quality of skills training for adults can be improved dramatically - and quickly. Addressing the needs of learning providers - including colleges, work-based learning providers, outsourced training companies, charities and the public sector - Sherlock and Perry identify some  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Perry, Nick, 1942-
Quality improvement in adult vocational education and training.
London ; Philadelphia : Kogan Page, 2008
(DLC) 2007047480
(OCoLC)182573514
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Perry; David Sherlock
ISBN: 9780749454227 0749454229
OCLC Number: 237005729
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 212 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Why change: the challenges of globalization; 2. Standards and frameworks; 3. Using the Framework; 4. How to judge learning; 5. Using self-assessment; 6. Using data; 7. Consequences; 8. Building a national quality movement; 9. Persuading; 10. Proving it; 11. Adapting the model; Index.
Responsibility: Nicky Perry & David Sherlock.
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