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Review of post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England

04 04.19

The Government has opened the consultation on the review of post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England. This can be found on gov.uk here: www.gov.uk/government/consultations/review-of-post-16-qualifications-at-level-3-and-below-in-england. They have also published two accompanying ad hoc statistical releases which can be found online here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/students-and-qualifications-at-level-3-and-below-in-england 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/non-gcse-qualifications-in-england-key-stage-4-entries-and-absence-and-exclusions-outcomes  

The review is an opportunity to develop a qualifications system where every student benefits from high quality qualifications that help them realise their talents and achieve their career ambitions and is important in addressing our country’s productivity and skills gaps and achieving the international competitiveness. The consultation is open for 12 weeks and will close on 10 June 2019. If you have any queries, please direct them to Post16Level3andBelowReview.CONSULTATION@education.gov.uk The CDI will be submitting a response.