Guidance

National qualifications for school leaders: withdrawal and deferral policy

This guide describes the policy for withdrawals and deferrals from NPQML, NPQSL and NPQH

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This document sets out the policy for withdrawals and deferrals from the Department for Education national qualifications, should a participant seek to withdraw or defer from the National Professional Qualification for Headship, National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership or National Professional Qualification for Middle Leadership.

Deferral requests from participants not working towards a qualification are for licensees to manage and are not covered in this policy document.

Published 18 March 2014