Core Skills news

Extension to the accreditation of Workplace Assessed Core Skills units

The accreditation end date for Workplace Assessed Core Skills units has been extended from 31 January 2015 to 31 January 2020. All centres that already had approval for Workplace Assessed Core Skills units prior to 31 January 2015 can continue to offer these Units during the extended accreditation period.

No changes have been made to the standards and technical content of the Workplace Assessed Core Skills units, but there are slight changes to the information given on the second last page in each of the unit specifications. These changes are as follows:

  • change to the wording under the heading “Becoming an approved awarding body”
  • new statement has been added, along with the heading “Unit reference codes”

There are no changes to the unit codes.

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