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OfQual update on Awarding of functional skills in 2021

Arrangements for 2021 There are 3 ways learners will be able to access a result. Assessments can continue to take place in a training provider, college, school, employer premises or alternative location, where it is safe for them to do so in line with public health guidance. Assessments can be taken remotely or online. Where …

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Measures announced to boost education exports, international study and global opportunities

    On Saturday, the Government announced new measures to attract more overseas students, boosting access to global student exchanges for thousands of people, and supporting international education partnerships. In addition, the Department for International Trade and Department for Education jointly published the 2021 update to the International Education Strategy, which restates the government’s commitment to …

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Ofqual – expanded EQA role

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has today (4 August 2020) published its consultation outcomes which confirm the arrangements to simplify the External Quality Assurance (EQA) of apprenticeship End Point Assessments. Under the new arrangements, EQA will be delivered by Ofqual and the Office for Students, in alignment with the Institute’s framework. Sally Collier, Chief Regulator, …

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Guidance for apprentices, employers, training providers, end-point assessment organisations (EPAOs) and external quality assurance providers about changes to apprenticeships due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updates Information on the actions that training providers should take for the return of apprentices from September. Read more about it in the returning to workplace and educational settings section. Information on how apprentices who have been made redundant, or who are at risk of redundancy, can access online and telephone support through the Redundancy Support …

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