Evaluating Group Award review information

Once all the required information has been gathered and evaluated, it should be possible to determine which of the following options is most appropriate to the qualification:

withdraw - insufficient uptake to sustain a meaningful national standard and/or generate sufficient revenue to meet ongoing delivery costs

revise/create a new qualification - to reflect changes suggested by delivering centres, external verifiers, legislation, technology etc.

leave as is - reasonable uptake and still meeting qualification aims

Note: insufficient uptake does not necessarily mean that a qualification has to be withdrawn as there could be a strong rationale for the retention of a qualification based on: