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Operating rules for using the term 'NVQ' in a QCF qualification title

Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (OFQUAL)
Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (Wales) (DCELLS)
Council for the Curriculum Examinations and Assessment (CCEA), corp creators. (2008) Operating rules for using the term 'NVQ' in a QCF qualification title.

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Abstract

The qualification must: 1. be based entirely and only on national occupational standards (NOS) 2. attest to competence in an occupational role 3. apply any requirements specified by a relevant SSC or SSB about the way in which units are assessed and apply any rules of combination they specify 4. be made up entirely of shared units 5. specify 'Confirm occupational competence and/or licence to practise' as its main qualification purpose.

Item Type: Document from Web
Publisher: Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (OFQUAL)
Additional Information: Record imported from Sirsidynix Symphony: 2011-08-02 04:40:48. [physical_description]: 7 p.
Uncontrolled Keywords: NVQs, Accreditation, Vocational education, Qualifications
Depositing User: pope
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2011 04:40
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2012 12:20
URI: http://dera.ioe.ac.uk/id/eprint/9193
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