14 to 16 vocational qualifications: technical guidance

Guides for awarding organisations applying to DfE to include 14 to 16 qualifications in future performance tables.



These technical guides explain:

  • the requirements of vocational qualifications for 14- to 16-year-olds
  • the process for inclusion in performance tables

The window has closed for submitting qualifications to DfE for inclusion in the 2018 14 to 16 performance tables.

Technical guides for 16 to 19 vocational qualifications are also available.