2022 Adaptations

This page was last updated 14 October 2021

We are working closely with education providers, employers and governments on assessment arrangements for 2022.

We appreciate that as your situation changes you will have many questions and concerns on delivery and supporting your learners and apprentices. From Technical Qualifications to Functional Skills and VRQs, we will continue to offer guidance and support with the new alternative assessment arrangements for 2022 where these apply.

Note - 13 September: We are currently in the process of updating guidance and information available on these. Please check back for the latest updates.

Guidance for Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

Please visit the Nations pages for the latest updates on this site on our dedicated page.

Additional information and guidance will appear on those pages. Contact us with any urgent queries at centresupport@cityandguilds.com.


Important guidance

Qualification Adaptation Guidance

Please find our qualification assessment adaptation guidance below.

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Special Consideration Guidance

Special considerations will be published here soon.

Technical Qualifications Guidance

The following arrangements will be put in place for to support  all centres who offer our Technical qualifications , to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Sector and qualification specific guidance

Functional Skills and Core Maths

Functional Skills – adaptations guidance for 2020/2021

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Functional Skills centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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For the latest update and options for Functional Skills remote testing please visit our dedicated page.

Request MS Word versions of internally marked assessment materials

Please complete the form below to request MS Word versions of internally marked assessments such as:

  • Candidate packs
  • Question packs that are marked by the tutor or assessor
  • Assignment packs
  • Sample or practice material
  • Logbooks

We will aim to provide password protected word versions within five working days of a correctly submitted form. However, this may not always be possible depending on the type of qualification and on the number of assessments requested. 

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Updated 13 September – Sector guidance now available

Please find our assessment adaptation guidance for a number of sectors that outlines the adaptations approach per sector.

Automotive and Transport Maintenance

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Automotive and Transport Maintenance centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Please sign up for our webinar that will cover this guidance.

Beauty and Complimentary therapies

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Beauty and Complimentary therapies centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Building Services

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Building Services centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Please sign up for our webinar that will cover this guidance.

Built Environment

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Built Environment centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Business

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Business centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Children

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Children centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Please sign up for our webinar that will cover this guidance.

Construction

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Construction centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

Download the guidance

Please sign up for our webinar that will cover this guidance.

Creative

Adaptations guidance for 2020/2021

For qualifications within our Creative portfolio, assessment should continue to be administered according to the guidance within the qualification handbook and assessment materials. If Covid-19 restrictions prevent assessments being conducted in line with requirements, assessments should be rescheduled to a later date. If this presents a challenge for you, please contact adaptation.quality@cityandguilds.com for further advice and support.

Digital/IT

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Digital/IT centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Employability/Skills for Life

Adaptations guidance for 2020/2021

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Employability/Skills for Life centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Engineering

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Engineering centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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ESOL

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all ESOL centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Essential Skills (Northern Ireland)

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Essential Skills (Northern Ireland) centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

Please visit the Nations pages for the latest updates on our dedicated page.

Essential Skills (Wales)

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Essential Skills (Wales) centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

Please visit the Nations pages for the latest updates on our dedicated page.

Extended Project Qualifications (EPQ)

There are no adaptations for this qualification.

Ofqual has stated that the results day will be confirmed in the autumn term.

Hair

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Hair centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Health and Care

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Health and Care centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Hospitality and Catering

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Hospitality and Catering centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Justice

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Justice centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Land

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Land centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Please sign up for our webinar that will cover this guidance.

Leadership and Management

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Leadership and Management centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Learning

Adaptations guidance for 2020/2021

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Learning centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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You can also watch our webinar, download the slides or download the FAQs that cover this guidance.

We have released a newsletter for centres to remind them on the Learning adaptations for 2020-21.

Manufacturing

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Manufacturing therapies centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Retail, Logistics and Warehousing

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Retail, Logistics and Warehousing centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Security

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Security centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Travel, Tourism and Aviation

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Travel, Tourism and Aviation centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Utilities

Adaptations guidance for 2021/2022

The following arrangements will be put in place for all Utilities centres, to help proactively mitigate against potential National and local impacts of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

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Veterinary Nursing

City & Guilds Veterinary Nursing Qualifications (7457)

Find out about our plan for OSCES over the coming months on the page below:

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For any queries please contact;

Vet Nursing Quality team

T: 0300 303 5352

Lines open: Monday to Friday 08.30 to 17.00 GMT

E: VeterinaryNursing@cityandguilds.com

Speak to us

For more information please contact our teams who are happy to assist. Contact us with any urgent queries at centresupport@cityandguilds.com.