NCG is one of the largest not-for-profit training providers in the UK. Its nationwide portfolio of businesses includes seven colleges and two training providers. They train over 133,000 learners every year, including more than 23,000 apprentices. It is well known for its Transport Academy which received the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education in 2018.

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Latest News & Publications


Further Education in 2020 a Prospectus for change

Collab Group has produced a series of policy recommendations that we think should inform the direction of future government spending within the further education sector.


Further Education in 2020: An Agenda for Change


City of Bristol College Joins Collab Group

Collab Group is delighted to welcome City of Birstol College as the newest Collab Group member.


Vacancy: Commercial Director

Collab Group is recruiting for the position of Commercial Director.


Adult Education Budget and Devolution in England

Check out our latest paper on Adult Education Budget and Devolution in England


Employer Engagement Prospectus

This prospectus showcases the relationships that Collab Group colleges have created with employers.