For Over 100 Years

emfec works to support colleges, providers, and partners
within the further education and skills sector.

“The government has promised 3 million new apprenticeship starts by 2020 but more needs to be done to bring this ambition down to the level of the students.”

-Paul Eeles, Chief Executive

“We remain concerned about the high level of skills shortage vacancies which can easily be filled if young people are given the right advice and training, combined with basic employability skills.”

-Paul Eeles, Chief Executive

“Our member colleges have continued to see growth and resilience, now supporting 336,500 students across the East Midlands with a total college income of £910 million”

-Paul Eeles, Chief Executive