Updated 19 October

Mitigation approaches for VRQs & NVQs –
Covid-19

The information on this page relates to mitigation approaches for qualifications for the summer period of 2020. New guidance on 2020/21 adaptations will appear on our dedicated webpage.

Please find a link to a summary table below detailing the qualifications affected, their previous primary mitigation and their new mitigation approach.

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List of qualifications and primary mitigation approaches

View by industry our list of Ofqual regulated qualifications showing primary mitigation approaches.

View the list


Sector guidance

To provide an overview of mitigation approaches for VRQs and NVQs for Summer 2020, in relation to Covid-19, please view our Summary Guide.

Please find below assessment mitigation guidance by industry/sector.

Beauty and Complementary Therapies

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Download the Beauty FAQs

Building Services Industry

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Built Environment Services

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Business Skills

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Children

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Construction

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Creative

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Digital and IT

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Engineering

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Hairdressing

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Download the Hairdressing FAQs

Health and Social Care

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Hospitality and Catering

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Download the Hospitality & Catering FAQs

Justice

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Land

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Leadership and Management

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Learning

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Download the Learning FAQs

Logistics, Retail and Warehousing

Download the assessment mitigation guidance here.

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Manufacturing Industry

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Security

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Skills for Work and Life

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Transport Maintenance

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Travel, Tourism and Aviation

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Utilities

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Updated 28 July – Quality Process arrangements

Please find the Quality Process arrangement and guidance for assessments that have been adapted.

Download the guidance

Watch the recorded presentation

Download the slide deck.


Frequently Asked Questions

We have pulled together the answers to some frequently asked questions for Assessment Mitigation approaches. Please read through the document below.

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