June 2021 will be the final internally assessed unit certification opportunity, and January 2022 will be the last external exam resit and certification opportunity.
Read our qualifications update to find out more about this decision.
All Technical Level qualifications form part of the government’s Technical Baccalaureate measure for 16- to 19-year-olds.
DfE 16 to 19 performance tables and UCAS tariff points
Our Tech-level qualifications are included in the performance tables for technical and vocational qualifications aimed at students aged 16 to 19, as published by the Department for Education (DfE). They attract UCAS tariff points
They support 16-18 study programmes, providing a real alternative to A-levels and other vocational qualifications, and supporting progression to higher education and higher apprenticeship.