ACL Jargon Buster

Abbreviation

Meaning

AAT

Association   of Accounting Technicians

AEB

Adult     Education Budget

AELP

Association   of Employment & Learning Providers

ALL

Advanced   Learner Loans

ALS

Additional   Learning Support

ASD

Autistic   Spectrum Disorder.

AO

Awarding   organisation

BEM

Black   Ethnic Minority

BIL

Break   in Learning

CACHE

Council   for Awards in Care, Health and Education

CIS

Course   Information Sheet

CIF

Common   Inspection Framework

CL

Community   Learning

CSPAR

Connect,   Share, Present, Apply, Review/Recall

CC

Curriculum   coordinator

C&G

City   & Guilds

DAS

Digital   Apprenticeship System

DLS

Discretionary   Learner Support

ETF

Education   & Training Foundation

EDIM

Equality   & Diversity Impact Measure

EFA

Education   Funding Agency

EPA

End   Point Assessment

ERN

Employers  Reference Number

EQA

External   Quality Assurer

ESF

European   Social Fund

ETF

Education   & Training Foundation

EYE

Early   Years Education

Gateway

Gateway   qualifications

HSC

Health   and Social Care

EIF

Education   Inspection Framework

IFA

Institute   for Apprenticeships

ILM

Institute   of Leadership & Management

ILP

Individual   Learning Plans

IQA

Internal   Quality Assurer

ILR

Individualised    Learner Record

LSA

Learning   Support Assistant

OCN

Open   College Network 

Pro Observe

MIS   for recording observations

OOF

Out   of Funding

OPP

On   Programme Payment

OTLA

Observation     of Teaching, Learning and Assessment

QIP

Quality     Improvement Plan

RA

Risk     Assessment

RAG

Red,   Amber, Green

RARPA

Recognising   and Recording Progress and Achievement

RPL

Recognition   of Prior Learning

SAR

Self   - Assessment Report 

SASE

Specification   of Apprenticeship Standards for England

SEN

Special   Educational Need

SEND

Special     Educational Needs  and   Disability

SFA

Skills   Funding Agency

TERMS

Total   Event   and Resource Management System

UKPRN

UK   Provider   Reference Number

ULN

Unique   Learner Number

VLE

Virtual   Learning Environment

WBL

Work   Based Learning

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