Our Journey to Collab Group

From the release of the Foster Report in 2005 to 10 years on! See our journey as we become Collab Group... 

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About Us

Collab Group is a forward thinking membership organisation

The Collab Group is a forward thinking membership organisation which represents 35 leading Colleges and College Groups who collaborate, at a local and national level, with a wide range of stakeholders in the development of sustainable professional and technical skills to enable a transformation of the productive capacity of the UK economy.

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What We Do

Over the next month we will be launching the full Collab Group site, here are some of the areas our new site will cover. If you have any questions or require further information please contact Sandra Farrell

About Our Members

10 years after our founding, our colleges are leading the way to a better, more productive tomorrow. Click here to read more about our membership of forward thinking colleges and college groups across the UK.

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What We Do

Collab Group Colleges are working together to impact the skills landscape in a number of key sectors through collaboration with employers, government and education partners. We have an exciting commercial strategy that gives us an opportunity to use our collective expertise for maximum impact.

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Collab Group publishes points of view, think pieces and consultation responses on a number of the biggest issues in Further Education. Check back here for information as we continue to offer transformative leadership and innovative solutions.


We have a lot to be excited about, check back for Collab Group in the news.

Meet The Team

Please feel free to get in touch with any of the team at Collab Group.

Kate Green

Head of Business Development

Ian Pretty

Chief Executive

Tom Lowe

External Relations Coordinator

Amy Fowler

Head of External Relations

Sandra Farrell

Head of Membership & Member Support

Our Members

Together today for the skills of tomorrow, transforming the UK economy through the delivery of high-quality, technical and professional education.


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Our Partners

Our outstanding corporate and education partners reflect our commitment to collaboration both within and outside the FE sector. Our joint work is producing exciting achievements.