Confirmation that January 2021 vocational exams will continue as planned

Thursday 07 Jan 2021

Qualifications Wales has confirmed that January 2021 exams for Wales only vocational qualifications will continue as planned. 

The Welsh Government announced that schools and colleges will not reopen until 18 January 2021 except for vulnerable children, children of critical workers and learners who need to complete essential exams or assessments. The UK Department of Education has confirmed that that three nation vocational exams will also proceed as planned in January 

If learners are unable to sit their exams in January, they will have the opportunity to complete their assessments in the summer