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Organisation Details

Name: Ufi Limited
Type: Government
Address: Ufi Headquarters Sheffield Office
Dearing House
1 Young Street
Town: Sheffield
Postcode: S1 4UP
Country: UK
Telephone: 0114 291 5000
Fax: 0114 291 5001
General Info: See for a list of departmental contacts.
Area of Activity: Ufi’s remit from government is to provide high quality post-16 learning which: Reaches those with few or no skills and qualifications who are unlikely to participate in traditional forms of learning; Equips people with the skills they need for employability, thereby strengthening the skills of the workforce and increasing productivity; Is delivered innovatively through the use of new technologies. To achieve this Ufi aims to inspire existing learners to develop their skills further, win over new and excluded learners and transform the accessibility of learning in everyday life and work. Through its network of more than 2,000 learndirect centres in England , Wales and Northern Ireland and 6,000 UK online centres in England , Ufi provides access to a range of e-learning opportunities and e-government services.
  * This organisation is a source of funding
Contacts: Mr John Lawton - Head of Equality and Diversity
Projects: This organisation participates in the following Projects: