Turning international opportunities into global success

TVET UK is a small organisation that has made a very big impact! We have the support of UK Trade & Investment’s Education and Skills Sector Team and its well established network and relationship with Commercial Officers in Embassies and High Commissions, and have worked closely with them to develop relationships with government and industry worldwide.

Are you ready to boost your international business?

In the last 12 years, through its influential networks, TVET UK has enabled our members to achieve more than £60 million from small, medium and large projects in more than 30 countries. These include major projects in Egypt, Nigeria, Mauritania, China, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Saudi Arabia. And we are currently looking at some very exciting and promising new markets including Central Asia and Francophone Africa.

Our members represent the very best of the UK’s technical and vocational education and training sector. They include

  • Colleges
  • Private training providers
  • Educational equipment and material suppliers
  • Awarding bodies
  • Educational organisations such as Sector Skills Councils and national agencies
  • Professional institutes

In order to join TVET UK, each and every one of our members must have proven capacity and capability in one or more of the following areas (individually or with TVET UK partners) and be ready to get to work as soon as required:

  • Educational consultancy service including policy and curriculum development
  • Accreditation and quality assurance of existing programmes
  • Delivering internationally recognised courses and tailored industry training in your country or in the UK
  • Training the trainer
  • Delivering supplier contracts and tender bids
  • Refurbishment and management of facilities
  • Student recruitment


Here’s what TVET UK can do for your organisation

TVET UK provides a full range of services, support and resources to support members in identifying and fulfilling profitable international business opportunities. We develop relationships with stakeholders and decision makers around the world in order to:

  • Raise awareness of the experience, quality and professionalism of UK providers and so create an environment where our members can successfully compete for business.
  • Identify viable commercial opportunities in key markets
  • Provide our members with a direct line to decision makers in order to circulate viable, qualified initiatives
  • Build member consortia to engage with aid-funded business donors and successfully deliver international projects
  • Provide high quality information on markets and sectors and on-going support to boost capability

To find out more about how joining TVET UK can help boost your international business, contact us today.

"The leads we get from TVET UK are high quality, relevant and pitched at the right level"
Nigel Ellenor, TTE

Why Join TVET UK?

  • We raise international awareness of UK experience and expertise
  • We have established relationships with decision makers and budget holders
  • We can identify new markets and real commercial opportunities
  • We can find you the right partners to deliver consortia projects
  • We'll get you further, faster

Membership Questions?

To find out more about how joining TVET UK can help boost your international business contact us today.

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