EPA Spotlight: Hospitality Manager EPAs Now Available with TQUK!

We’ve got more exciting news! We’re proud to announce that we now offer End-Point Assessment for the Hospitality Manager Apprenticeship! Hospitality Managers work across a huge range of organisations including bars, restaurants, cafés, hotels and more. These managers tend to specialise in a particular area, such as food and beverage or conference and events management. […]

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6 Smashing Tips to Increase Retail Sales This Christmas

Tis’ the season to be jolly and no one knows this better than the UK’s retailers! Yes, all of our Retail apprentices will be extremely busy in the upcoming weeks as they deal with hordes of hungry shoppers intent on getting their Christmas shopping done. So, in order to help our Retail apprentices boost their […]

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How to Bring Holiday Cheer to Your Office

It’s December and you know what that means… the Christmas season is finally here! Yes, the advent calendars have been ripped into, the shops have put up their decorations and the Elton John adverts are taking over the TV. Christmas time is here and the holiday spirit is positively palpable. The TQUK office is always […]

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The Ongoing Apprenticeship Quality Saga

As an End-Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO), TQUK is dedicated to maintaining high quality standards in apprenticeships. The very root of what we do – assessment – is about making sure that apprentices are fully job-ready when they finish their programme and that national standards have been met. That’s why recent revelations that 4,443 apprentices enrolled […]

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EPA Spotlight: Retail Team Leader EPAs Now Available with TQUK!

We’ve got exciting news! TQUK now offers End-Point Assessment for Retail Team Leader apprenticeships! Retail Team Leaders are vital to any retail establishment. They provide crucial support to their managers and deputise for them in their absence. A large aspect of their role requires guiding and coordinating their retail team to complete tasks and meet […]

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TQUK Has Been Approved to Deliver EPA for A New Apprenticeship Standard – With Three More on the Way!

Our EPA offer is growing by the month! After lots of hard work, we’re delighted to announce that we have been approved to deliver EPA for Customer Service Specialist apprenticeships. This addition to our list will perfectly complement our EPA services for Customer Service Practitioner, making TQUK a premier EPAO for customer service-related apprenticeships. We also […]

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Learning and Development Apprenticeship Standards Now Available with TQUK

As of the 5th of December, TQUK is the only End-Point Assessment Organisation listed on the Register of Approved End-Point Assessment Organisations approved to deliver EPA for Learning and Development Practitioner and Learning and Development Consultant/Business Partner apprenticeships. We’re very excited to begin working with employers and training providers on these exciting new standards. What […]

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Take a Moment to Reflect for Remembrance Day

This Sunday, the 11th of November, will be Armistice Day and Remembrance Day. So we’d like to highlight the importance of these days and take a moment to reflect on the past and the present. What is Armistice Day and Remembrance Day? Armistice Day commemorates the day that World War One ended. It honours the […]

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Remember, Remember the Fifth of Movember

As the rest of England hunkers down for a night of bonfires, cider and fireworks, TQUK is hatching a cunning plot. On this day, like Guy Fawkes on that fateful night in 1605, TQUK is staging a stunt to completely change the landscape of our workplace. And by workplace, we mean our upper lips. All […]

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4 EPA Activities that Aren’t as Spooky as You Think

We love seeing apprentices begin their apprenticeships. But after a certain amount of time, one terrible, spooky thought can run through their heads: EPA IS COMING! EPA can loom large over an apprenticeship. But if you can pluck up some courage, you’ll see that EPA isn’t all that scary after all! Here are 4 of the […]

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How Digital Tech Is Used in End-Point Assessment

When people think of assessment in further education, they tend to think of an assessor standing stoically by a learner making judgements about their abilities. But in the 21st century, such old-fashioned approaches to assessments are starting to give way to digital methods. Digital technologies can offer a range of benefits when conducting all kinds […]

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EPA Spotlight: Chef De Partie Now Available with TQUK

The Chef de Partie, also known as a Station Chef, is one of the hardest working members of the kitchen. They are responsible for running a specific section of the kitchen, such as the appetiser or the meat section. Without Chef de Parties, the careful division of labour in the kitchen would not be upheld, […]

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EPA Spotlight: Retailer Apprenticeship Standards Now Available!

Adam Smith once said that Britain was a “nation of shopkeepers”. For centuries, Brits have been some of the best merchants, shopkeepers, retailers, importers and exporters around the world. Trade is in our history, in our DNA. In modern Britain, retail has seen some ups and down. UK retailers are experiencing some tough circumstances in a […]

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How TQUK Can Help You

The new apprenticeship standards are designed to improve upon what’s gone before and help with the apprentice’s initial journey into their chosen career, before you know it, they’ll be on the road to success.


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