Reminder - Technical Level qualifications: controlled assessments

Date: 12 January, 2017


The criteria for the controlled assessments of our new Technical Level qualifications are now available on cachezone. The criteria will assist you in meeting the Regulations for the Conduct of External Assessments by allowing you to plan the appropriate provision for your learners to undertake the assessments. Centres are advised to refer to Section 2.1 and Section 6 of the Regulations.


For detailed information on the Level 3 qualifications in Childcare & Education, please see the table of units.


The criteria for external assessments for qualifications can be found under the ‘Related Documents’ section on each of the qualification pages on cachezone, or by following the links below:


Level 3 Certificate in Childcare & Education (601/3999/7)

Level 3 Diploma in Childcare & Education (601/4000/8)

Technical Level 3 Certificate in Childcare and Education (601/8436/X)

Technical Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (601/8437/1)

 

Further information for tutors and learners can also be found under the ‘Related Documents’ section on the qualification pages.


The Level 3 Diploma in Childcare & Education (601/4000/8) and the Technical Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (601/8437/1) are both full and relevant, offering a licence to practice in the early years workforce.


The Technical Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education is subject to controls for conducting the external assessment – further information can be found in the Regulations.


If performance points are required for 2018, learners need to be registered on the Technical Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (601/8437/1).


For information on UCAS tariff points, please refer to the ‘UCAS Performance Points Table’ which can be found in the Useful Documents section on cachezone.