AoC events & webinars

Here you can find the latest updates on AoC's extensive events programme.

Upcoming AoC Webinars

View all our upcoming webinars and events here.

To view recordings of previous webinars, you can access them here.

Friday 16 April, 2pm: Members Q&A webinar with David Hughes, Chief Executive, David Corke, Director of Education and Skills Policy and Kirsti Lord, Deputy Chief Executive - Member Services. 

This is your opportunity to get the latest updates from AoC's leadership team and have your questions answered. If you would like to attend the webinars and haven't already registered, please email who can provide details. 

Previous Webinars


Click here to access all of our EdTech webinar recordings 

All other recordings

Coronavirus Communications Webinar

Online Forum - Home Learning: next steps post Easter (recorded 01.04.20)

College governance and COVID-19: sizing the problem and addressing the risk (03.04.20)

A level and GCSE summer assessments, 2020 implications for colleges (recorded 07.04.20)

Vocational and technical qualifications update (recorded 21.04.20)

AoC Apprenticeships in the Current Climate Webinar Recording (23.04.20)

AoC/Ofsted Sector Dialogue Webinar (23.04.20)

Webinar: Supporting SEND students both in mainstream and specialist provision (recording)

Webinar: How to manage centre and assessed ranking for GCSE and A Level's (recorded 07.05.20)

Supporting Student Mental Health Remotely Webinar (recorded 12.05.20)

Managing Positive Industrial Relations Webinar (recorded 19.05.20)

Supporting Staff Mental Health Remotely Webinar (19.05.20)

How to manage centre assessment vocational and technical qualifications webinar (recorded 22.05.20)

Cashflow and Solvency Webinar (recorded 22.05.20)

Finance series -  Webinar 1: Setting 2020-1 budgets 

Dealing with bereavement: supporting staff and students (recorded 04.06.20) 

How do boards quality assure their online delivery (05.06.20)

Supporting Apprentices in the Current Climate Webinar (08.06.20)

How to Improve the Candidate Experience when Applying for Jobs in the College Sector and Increase your Application Rate (09.06.20)

Leading through times of change (11.06.20)

Supporting Student Mental Health in Transition into College in September 2020 (11.06.20)

Finance Series - Webinar 2: Setting 2020-1 Budgets (16.06.20)

Leading through times of change (18.06.20)

Careers in Excellence webinar (18.06.20)

Keeping existing students engaged webinar (23.06.20)

Supporting Student Transition into Higher Education (23.06.20)

Going Online with College Professional Development (30.06.20)

Finance Series - Webinar 3: Setting 2020-1 Budgets (30.06.20)

Curriculum Design (02.07.20)

Supporting College Leaders (07/07/20)

Government skills recovery package explained (24.07.20)

Results Day- planning your marketing and communications approach (28.07.20)

The role of Traineeships in Covid recovery webinar (14.08.20)

16-19 Tuition Fund (18.08.20)

Government measures to ease public transport pressures (19.08.20)

Navigating the appeals process – A legal perspective (02.09.20)

Institutes of Technology: Wave Two (14.09.20)

Ransomware Webinar with NCSC: How to minimise and mitigate attacks  (22.09.20)

The Redundancy Support Service Webinar (25.09.20) Presentation accessible here

Launch of the FE Climate Action Roadmap: Practical help for implementation (29.09.20)

Covid-19 in your colleges - effective management of cases (01.10.20)

In conversation with the ESFA – Traineeships (02.10.20) Presentation accessible here

The FE Climate Action Roadmap: Practical help for implementation for governors (07.10.20)

Planning for Covid-19 in schools and colleges: An online tool for assessing the effectiveness of separation strategies (08.10.20) Presentation accessible here

Supporting students with anxiety through change: AoC mental health webinar (08.10.20)

The FE Climate Action Roadmap: Practical help for implementation for estates managers (14.10.20)

The FE Climate Action Roadmap: Practical help for implementation for student governors (21.10.20)

The impact of gambling and gaming on mental health: AoC mental health webinar series (22.10.20)

Hand, Head and Heart – An AoC-supported debate (22.10.20)

The College of the Future report launch (28.10.20)

AoC/Ofsted Sector Dialogue Webinar (03.11.20)

International Education and EU exit update with the department for International Trade (04.11.20)
Presentation available here

Review of qualifications at level 3 and below webinar (05.11.20)
Presentation available here

Loneliness and isolation: Coping strategies for working or studying alone: AoC mental health webinar series (12.11.20)
Presentation available here

FE Statistics EES Demonstration Webinar (12.11.20)

Removing the inconvenience of recruitment in a Covid world – saving you time, money and resources (12.11.20)

Immigration update with the Home Office (13.11.20)

AoC White paper working group (16.11.20)

The College of the Future English-specific final report launch (18.11.20)

AoC/Ofsted Sector Dialogue Webinar - 1 December (01.12.20)

AoC College Performance Benchmarks 2019/20 – New Release (02.12.20)

Better Futures: Ensuring care-experienced and adopted young people thrive in college (08.12.20)
Presentations available here and here.

The Scottish College of the Furture Launch report (14.12.20)

Covid-19 Testing in Colleges - Case studies and Q&A webinar (12.01.21)
Presentation available here

Summer Assessment 2021 Consultation Webinar for vocational/technical qualifications (VTQs) (19.01.21)
Presentation available here  

Summer Assessment 2021 Consultation Webinar for A Levels and GCSEs (20.01.20)
Presentation available here 

AoC/Ofsted sector dialogue webinar (26.01.21)

Traineeships webinar – An update on the latest flexibilities (29.01.21)
Presentation available here 

The Welsh College of the Future Launch report recording can be found on the commision's website here 

A Practical Approach to Supporting Suicidal Students Webinar (11.02.21)
Presentation available here

DfE update on the new Level 3 adult offer Webinar- (12.02.21)

Changes to assessment in 2021: How will Colleges be affected? - (02.02.21)
Presentation available here and here 

Exploring international innovation and business growth support – wider thinking on College Business Centres Webinar - (15.03.21)
Presentation available here and here. Report available here

QAA – Arrangements for Access to HE assessments 2021 - (22.03.21)
Presentation available here

AoC Social Prescribing in Colleges Webinar - (25.03.21)
Presentations available here: Craig Robson, Nicola Hall and Samantha Giles

The Northern Ireland College of the future launch webinar - (25.03.21)

The College Careers Community ‘Careers Excellence in Practice’ Spotlight Webinar - (29.03.21)
Presentations available here: Catherine SezenNikos Savvas & Angela WrightJamie CrowleSarah Kettlewell and Simon Spooner

AoC VTQ Summer Assessment 2021 Update Webinar - (31.03.21)
Presentation available here and here