Post 16 qualifications

AS and A Levels are provided by most colleges and other options include NVQs, the Diploma or the International Baccalaureate.

  • DiplomasBricklayingDiplomas are a new qualification for 14-19 year olds in England, although many students take them up at 16. They’ve been introduced to provide more options...
  • Vocational qualificationsConstructionNVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and offers practical, work-related tasks and goals. If your child knows what job they’d like to do, and...
  • AS and A levelsCollege StudentAS and A levels are the traditional qualifications offered by schools and colleges for 16-19 year olds. They’re highly valued by universities and employers...
  • A/AS-level results dayStudents looking at results © 'Laurence Gough - Fotolia.com'A and AS-level results day is Thursday August 19 2010. Exam results are sent to schools and colleges, and your son or daughter will collect an envelope...
  • International Baccalaureateinternational student studyingThe International Baccalaureate, or IB, is a challenging and well-rounded programme of education for 16-19-year-old students. It’s an internationally recognised...

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