The benefits for providers and ULRs

The benefits for providers and ULRs

The Award remains available free of charge and provides excellent value compared to other quality assessment awards.

Benefits for providers

Achieving the unionlearn Quality Award will:

  • demonstrate that you meet our standards
  • open up opportunities to reach more learners via union routes
  • recognise good practice for working with unions
  • be first choice for ULRs signposting learners
  • showcase your programmes and courses on our website
  • support positive and transparent dialogue between providers and unions

Benefits for ULRs

Achieving the unionlearn Quality Award will:

  • be indicative of empathy and support for trade union values
  • strengthen the union learner voice
  • evidence the involvement of learners and unions in the design, delivery and development of courses
  • provide management information data on union learners
  • evidence Apprenticeships that are delivered to a nationally recognised quality
  • evidence a flexible approach towards learning and guidance that improves accessibility
  • identify a dedicated trade union liaison contact who understands union learning and skills work
  • provide reassurance that union learners are receiving a high quality learning experience.