14. June 2019 - 9:30 till 15:30
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CPD event: Improving professionalism to achieve outstanding teaching, learning and assessment | The Central College of Health & Beauty | Friday, 14. June 2019

Improving professionalism to achieve outstanding teaching, learning and assessment

This event will be facilitated by Ann Gravells  and Sharron Mansell, author of the new QTLS text book.

It is aimed at all practitioners who work in the further education (FE) and skills sector.

The atmosphere will be informal and friendly. 

There will be key speakers, workshops and exhibitors. 

Please scroll down for further details.

Delegates will have the opportunity to:

gain information regarding hot topics in the FE and skills sector 

hear from specialist speakers and take part in workshops

share best practice with like minded people

network with others

talk to staff from various exhibitors

purchase signed text books by Ann and Sharron at a discounted price

drink lots of tea/coffee/water, eat lots of biscuits/sweets and fruit (if you have the urge), and have a nice buffet lunch (veggie/vegan/gluten free option available on prior request) 

receive a goody bag 

have wifi access 

find out about QTLS and ATS (ETF/SET stand staff)

receive an electronic record of attendance afterwards

09.30 am Arrival, refreshments, networking and viewing the exhibition stands (see exhibitors' logos below)  
10.00 Welcome and introductions
10.15 Speaker and workshop - TQUK (Awarding Organisation representative): Apprenticeships and end-point assessment: what the programmes are about, how the different assessment methods are used, and what an awarding organisation expects from centres (discussion and workshop) 
11.00 Ann Gravells: (Author and Education Consultant): Updates within our sector - a quick overview of hot topics, changes and developments
11.15 Break: Refreshments, networking and viewing the exhibition stands
11.30  Sharron Mansell (Author and Assistant Principal): Teaching, learning and assessment approaches: how you can use different, engaging and interesting techniques to ensure learning is taking place (discussion and workshop) 
12.30 Lunch break: Buffet, networking and viewing the exhibition stands 
13.15  Ann Gravells: (Author and Education Consultant): Quality, compliance and accountability: how you can ensure you are offering a quality service and yet remain compliant and accountable with all that you do (discussion and workshop) 
14.15 Break: Refreshments, networking and viewing the exhibition stands 
14.30 Speaker and workshop - Debbie Forsythe-Conroy (Author and Specialist in quality improvement strategies): What does 'outstanding' look like? Includes an update regarding changes to the Common Inspection Framework (CIF) which will become the Education Inspection Framework (EIF)
15.15 Questions and summary of the day
15.30 Depart

The venue is about five minutes walk from Leeds train station in the city centre, just off Park Row and before The Headrow at:
The Central College of Health & Beauty
13-14 South Parade
Tel: 0113 246 1966  The conference room is on the ground floor, however, the building is accessed via four steps. There is another entrance which is at street level. If you wish to use it, just email ann@anngravells.com

With thanks to our headline sponsor The White Rose Beauty Colleges for providing the venue.

Any questions? Please e-mail ann@anngravells.com

The programme is subject to change and all times are approximate.

The small print:

We would like to share your name and email address with the other participants at the event for networking purposes. Your information will not be used for anything else, other than as a record of your attendance by Ann Gravells Ltd. If you do not wish to do this, please let Ann know prior to the event ann@anngravells.com. When you sign in on the day, you can choose to opt in to Ann's mailing list. Please click here to see the privacy and data policy.

If you wish to pay via invoice - please e-mail ann@anngravells.com. Invoices can be paid by cheque or BACS transfer but must be paid prior to the event, and within 7 days of issue (whichever is the soonest).

Ann Gravells Ltd is not registered for VAT, therefore the ticket price is exempt.

If, for any reason, you cannot attend the event after making your booking, we will be happy for you to transfer your ticket to someone else. Unfortunately, refunds are not offered.

Parking is available close by at many of the Leeds city centre car parks, for example Q Park (closest), The Light, The Merrion Centre and St John's Centre.

The venue is about five minutes walk from Leeds train station and close to bus stops. Click here for a walking map of the city centre which also shows car parks. 

A veggie/vegan/gluten free or other meal will be provided upon request. Please email ann@anngravells.com prior to the event.

There are many hotels close to the venue if you wish to stay over.

Photos and videos will be taken during the event for use on social media, Ann's website and to promote future events. If you do not wish to be included, please let Ann know prior to the event ann@anngravells.com.