Scottish Association of Master Bakers (SAMB) operate a UK wide work based learning training organisation called National Food & Drink Training which specialises in food and drink operations apprenticeships and qualifications including bakery, dairy, food & drink manufacturing and processing. We are a not-for- profit organisation and have been providing apprenticeship training for 19 years in the UK, 8 of which in England. We are a City & Guilds & FDQ registered centre in England and a joint awarding body with SQA in Scotland. We employ a team of 23 staff 17 of whom are employed as regionally based training advisors. Each of our whom specialise in the food & drink sector, as well as training, assessment and verification skills.