What we're doing on the apprenticeships and skills campaign
EBacc and Design & Technology teaching in school
Our members have raised concerns that by not including Design and Technology as an accredited EBacc subject, pupils will be less encouraged to take the subject which is a key path towards manufacturing in later life. Some may perceive its exclusion as a judgement on its value, particularly relative to more traditionally academic subjects.
Click on the links below to view the BFC’s correspondence with government ministers in relation to E-Bacc.
Letter from Nick Gibb
Campaigning For The UK Furniture Industry
The British Furniture Confederation has an ongoing policy to engage with government on a wide range of activities affecting the furniture industry, either in accordance with our strategic focus or in response to government initiatives and announcements.