The voice of specialist further education

Transform Membership

Natspec Transform is our professional development, advice, support and training service

Membership of Transform gives you priority and discounted access to our Transform and TechAbility Service, and is open to:

  • Incorporated colleges: General FE Colleges, Sixth Form Colleges, Land based colleges, and specialist designated colleges:  Individual departments or specialist units of these colleges can also subscribe directly.
  • Independent Learning Providers and Adult and Community Learning providers who are inspected by Ofsted and hold an ESFA contract.
  • Other organisations who work in the FE sector with an interest in promoting the objectives of Natspec.

Transform membership benefits

  • Discounted entry to all Transform training events and conferences – up to 15% depending on the event.
  • TechAbility: a comprehensive service to improve your technology infrastructure and AT services, including webinars and training events. You also have access to bespoke consultancy and in-house training to ensure your students have the most appropriate AT equipment and support.
  • Projects: the chance to get involved in our research and development projects
  • Natspec Games: bring your students to one of our sport events, showcasing participation and achievement in sport.
  • Focus Weeks and projects: get involved in Work Experience Week and Maths Week which continue to highlight the great work you are doing and spark ideas and innovation for the future.
  • Student Voice: we will showcase your work with student councils, help you network with others and share the work of our Student Parliament, which gives students a voice at the highest level, with a new partnership with NUS to support this.
  • Promotion: your success stories included in Natspec News, our termly e-newsletter. Your organisation can also be included in the Natspec website directory for an additional fee of £750.00 per year.
  • Finally, you are entitled to vote for the board member with a policy portfolio covering the wider FE sector and you will receive a termly bulletin summarising policy and funding issues, relevant to the whole sector.

Please contact if you have any questions regarding membership.


Transform Membership application form

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