From food & drink to furniture…

A multi-faceted, multi-sector awarding organisation and apprentice assessment organisation.  Our industry-focussed qualification products and apprentice assessment services reflect the astonishing diversity of our specialism.  Every product, every service is created and delivered by true industry experts.

Our qualifications

We offer a diverse portfolio of qualifications to precisely meet the needs of the key industries we serve.

End-point assessment at OAL

This is where the two strands of our business come together to drive the future of key industry sectors in England.  As an apprentice assessment organisation we offer a one-stop-shop for flexible and efficient end-point apprentice assessment services.

Food & drink industry EPA

Furniture industry
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Cross sector EPA

Meet the team

Our team is built of specialists with more than 130 years’ combined experience in the food & drink, furniture and qualifications industries.  We know what it takes to achieve results, especially at times of great change.  As individuals and as a team we will always go above and beyond to ensure that we deliver for you so that you can always deliver for your business.  We really are your expert team.

Get to know us

Latest news

Level 2 baker apprenticeship qualification launched

The new OAL level 2 bakery qualification is now live  and open for [...]

Yvette Boland joins the OAL team

We are delighted to announce that Yvette Boland joined us this month as [...]

Implementation workshop: Food and drink process operator apprenticeship standards

On Tuesday 3rd October we are running a free of charge apprenticeship standards implementation workshop, [...]