14 to 19 technical and applied qualifications: technical guidance
Guidance for awarding organisations submitting technical and applied qualifications for school and college performance tables.
Ref: DFE-00195-2016 PDF, 611KB, 42 pages
Ref: DFE-00196-2016 PDF, 330KB, 10 pages
Ref: DFE-00453-2014 PDF, 1.21MB, 36 pages
Ref: DFE-00454-2014 PDF, 1.61MB, 45 pages
Ref: DFE-00341-2013 PDF, 322KB, 19 pages
Ref: DFE-00096-2013 PDF, 316KB, 26 pages
These guidance documents explain the:
- requirements of the technical and applied qualifications for 14- to 16-year-olds and for 16- to 19-year-olds that are included in performance tables
- process for submitting qualifications to DfE
The process for submitting qualifications for consideration for inclusion in the 2019 key stage 4 and 16 to 19 performance tables is open until June 2017.
Technical and applied qualifications equip 14- to 19-year-olds with the applied knowledge and practical skills they need to progress into further study or skilled employment.
Published: 16 August 2016
From: Department for Education