Terms and conditions

Nominations will open at 12 noon on Monday, 9 September.

All entries must be received by 5.00pm on Friday, 31 January 2014.

Nominations for individuals/businesses who have completed programmes with learndirect in last 12 months (from the date of nominations opening) or are currently completing programmes at present will be accepted on the nomination form

Learners and businesses can nominate themselves or be nominated by someone else

All sections of the nomination form must be completed

If you require the nomination form in a different format please email awards@learndirect.com

The nominations will be judged by a panel of learndirect employees

The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into

At our discretion we will select a regional winner for each award category. The regions will be North, South, Midlands, Wales and Scotland. Winners will be notified within one month of the closing date and the winners names will be publicised on www.learndirect.com

The winners will receive a £100 voucher and certificate.  These will be presented at events to be held later in the year.

At our discretion we may also select one or more highly commended learner in each category.  The highly commended learner will be notified within one month of the closing date and names will be publicised on www.learndirect.com

Any highly commended learners will receive a certificate and £25 voucher.  The certificate will be posted to the address provided on the nomination form and the voucher will be emailed to the email address provided.

Where the winner has been nominated by somebody else, that nominator will receive a £10 voucher. This will be emailed to the email address provided on the nomination form.

Every regional winner will be put forward for a national award. More information will be provided about this later in the year.

The information you have provided about your nominee will only be used in connection with the learner awards and not for any other purposes. If you opt in to receive other communication from us on the nomination form, we may contact you in the future for other purposes.

Winning entries will be publicised.  Your details will be used for publicity purposes to support media work for learndirect.  Your story will not be used for any other purpose, and your details will not be passed on without your permission. We will let you approve any version of your story we publicise.

Entry via this nomination form implies acceptance of these terms and conditions