Criteria for key skills qualifications

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Rules and regulations for all key skills qualifications.


Criteria for key skills qualifications

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Key skills qualifications have been largely replaced by Functional Skills in England, but some qualifications remain available.

This collection sets out rules and regulations for key skills qualifications.

You should also read our requirements for all qualifications.