Centre of Vocational Excellence

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A further education (FE) college or other training provider which is judged to provide high‐quality specialist work‐based learning in a specific vocational area. Thus, an FE college might become a COVE for Construction and the Built Environment, for example. The programme was launched in 2001 by the Learning and Skills Council with the aim of improving the further education sector's capacity to provide vocational training of a high quality in response to employers' needs.

Subjects: Education.

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