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Welcome to the FBU’s
Education and Learning Website

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This website has been developed to bring Union Education and the wider world of Lifelong Learning together under one umbrella. Specifically designed to provide information and help whether you’re a Union Official looking for a particular Trade Union course or a member looking at improving your education.


Celebrating Success

As we prepare our courses for the new academic year, it is appropriate to celebrate the success of the many students who have gained qualifications this past year.

We look forward to welcoming you back for new courses soon.

Look out for announcements on our Twitter feed @FBULearn, Web site or from your local Union contacts




If you’re looking to find courses and learning opportunities across a wide spectrum of skills, then this is the site for you. So take a look around, enjoy what’s on offer and above all, take the opportunity to start learning.


IAG and the Matrix StandardNot sure about your first step back into learning or need help making the right decision about your next course or qualification?
The FBU’s National Learning Centre Staff and ULF Project Support Organisers are here to help – you will find their contact details on our Centre and Regional pages.


We also have a regularly updated Twitter Feed @FBULearn so give us a follow!



New learning opportunities and courses for 2015/16
  As the new academic year starts our Learning Centre staff and Project team are preparing for the new courses, qualifications and learning opportunities that they FBU ULF can deliver and more.
Further Successful External Verifier Visits for the Learning Centre
  The FBU National Learning Centre has completed three more successful External Verifier visits. Congratulations to all our staff  for all their hard work. We now have Direct Claim more.
Assessors Required for Distance Learning Courses
Assessors Required for Distance Learning Courses
The FBU Learning Centre need some qualified assessors to help with their Distance Learning Course delivery for the 2015/16 Academic Year. For further information download our more.
FBU Merseyside Successful Joint Working With PCS Union on Learning
FBU Merseyside Successful Joint Working With PCS Union on Learning
FBU in Merseyside have yet again had more success with their delivery of the I.T. Level 2 course ECDL via the Awarding Body the British Computer Society. Two more union members have passed this more.
Unionlearn Conference 2015
  The whole FBU Project Team is attending Unionlearn Conference on Monday July 6th. The team will be able to discuss all aspects of their roles, listen to the latest government thinking with more.
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