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New information for administering functional skills

17 September 2010


New information is available to support you with the administration of functional skills qualifications.

The Administering functional skills qualifications booklet will help you understand what these qualifications mean for your work. It outlines the implications of these qualifications for the exams office and includes a checklist of key tasks.

The Functional skills awarding organisations overview provides a summary of the administration requirements of awarding organisations offering functional skills qualifications in 2010/11.

The Functional skills information for the exams office factsheet provides information for exams officers in centres offering functional skills qualifications in 2010/11 and in centres that offered the pilot functional skills qualifications.

The Functional skills PowerPoint presentation contains key information on functional skills qualifications for 2010/11. The information in the presentation is designed to help people create their own, customised presentation for use with colleagues.

Find out more about functional skills.

Last modified: 01 Oct 2010