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Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers surrenders Ofqual status

The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers is no longer an @Ofqual-recognised awarding organisation.

More than 1,300 VTQ penalties issued in 2019 to 2020

1,381 malpractice cases among more than one million awards, @Ofqual report shows.

Accredited researchers now able to access key data about centre assessment grades and calculated grades in 2020

2020 grade data-sharing agreement reached @Ofqual  The Office for National Statistics will deal with applications to access 2020 assessment data.

Delivery of qualification results: vocational and technical qualifications

Information on how qualification results will be delivered to colleges and schools in 2021. 

More than half a million functional skills qualifications taken despite pandemic

Awarding organisations, colleges, training providers, schools and employers have been working hard to offer functional skills assessments that are safe and convenient for learners throughout the pandemic. This is incredibly important for learners hoping to complete an apprenticeship or progress in their chosen careers. Functional skills qualifications provide evidence of a student’s achievements relevant to the workplace.

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