The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) has now confirmed the adult funding rate for the Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Award in British Values at £50 per learner (subject to learner eligibility.)
The qualification is also listed in Section 96 as suitable for use with younger learners and can be used as part of a study programme.
This is good news for providers of all types wanting to run the qualification as it confirms learners of all types are in scope for funding. With a registration fee of just £17, online assessment and no charge for resits the qualification has been designed to be as affordable as possible to enable Centres to meet their responsibilities whilst also making best use of their budget.
For more information about the Level 1 Award in British Values and how it can help demonstrate to Ofsted that all learners have good grounding and firm understanding of the fundamental British Values, watch our free webinar here.
Online sample assessment
The Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Award in British Values is assessed through an online multiple-choice online assessment. This assessment is available on demand so you can schedule it to suit your learners and timetable.
The externally set and marked assessment reduces the assessment burden on Centres, freeing you up to concentrate on teaching. A working example of the assessment is available for you to take here.
You can find a working example of the assessment on the qualifications page – click on the ‘Support Materials tab.
If you would like more information or to talk to someone about delivering the qualification, please contact us.