ABBE is regulated by Ofqual for a range of qualifications. Our qualifications are nationally recognised helping learners to achieve their full potential and ambitions.
ABBE was established in 1997 offering qualifications in the building and construction industry. As an Awarding Organisation, ABBE’s role is to develop qualifications and assessments which are valid and reliable and are responsive to customer needs.
We approve colleges and training providers to deliver our qualifications, we set assessments and issue certificates to successful learners. Our expertise lies in developing qualifications that are vocational in nature and which complement work based learning and licence to practice ‘type’ learning.
We have developed expertise into the needs of all types and size of customers, working in partnership to deliver a range of qualifications and apprenticeships to meet their needs.
The qualifications that ABBE offer are suitable for preparing to work in a sector, for starting your career and/or for professional development. We have developed considerable expertise in overseeing high quality assessment for qualifications ranging from level 1 to level 8 covering a variety of disciplines and a range of areas. ABBE has the flexibility to design assessment methods to suit the needs of the learners.
In addition to offering nationally recognised qualifications, ABBE works directly with training centres and employers to develop bespoke qualifications to meet the specific needs of their learners and employees. ABBE also offers a training accreditation service.
ABBE has a nationwide network of centres through which training and assessment(s) can be undertaken.
Why choose us
ABBE offers a range of vocational qualifications to the country’s workforce through a network of approved centres. ABBE is regulated by Ofqual (the regulator of qualifications, tests and examinations in England) to ensure quality in assessment.
ABBE qualifications are developed in conjunction with industry partners and Sector Skills Councils. ABBE plays a crucial role in developing qualifications that meet industry requirements and prepare people for, or give individuals the opportunity to progress to, specific work roles.
ABBE qualifications are recognised and respected nationally.
We may be able to provide a solution to you from our existing portfolio of qualifications or could work with you to develop something specifically to meet your, and your employees’, needs. For further information on how ABBE can help you, please contact us at email@example.com