City & Guilds is a household name.
They were established in 1878 to encourage education and training in, and for, the workplace. They have built close links with industry, government and training organisations to identify the skills needed to support the UK economy.
City & Guilds is the leading vocational awarding body in the UK, awarding almost 50% of all National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs). As the only awarding body solely dedicated to vocational learning, they offer companies worldwide a recognised skills benchmark.