Following a review, a handful of qualifications are being withdrawn from the below subject areas:

  • Agriculture, Environmental and Animal Care
  • Business
  • Creative and Design
  • Digital
  • Education and Training
  • Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Personal and Social Development
  • Suite of Entry Level Qualifications
  • Transport and Logistics

*update 20/02/2024: Level 2 Diploma in Skills for Logistics and Level 3 Award in Supporting Children and Young people with Autism will no longer be withdrawn following requests from Centres.

Click on the links below to see each qualification page:

Agriculture, Environmental and Animal Care
Gateway Qualifications Level 3 Certificate in Garden Design

Business
Gateway Qualifications Level 4 Award in Project Management

Creative and Design
Gateway Qualifications Entry Level Diploma in Skills for Creative Industries (Entry 3)
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Extended Certificate in Making it in Fashion
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Award in Creative Industries
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Award in Photo Editing Software
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Certificate in Creative Industries
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Diploma in Creative Industries
Gateway Qualifications Level 2 Award in Photo Editing Software
Gateway Qualifications Level 4 Certificate in Leadership in Teaching and Learning in Creative Arts in Primary Schools

Digital
Gateway Qualifications Entry Level Award in Keeping Safe and Healthy in the Digital World (Entry 3)
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Award in Keeping Safe and Healthy in the Digital World
Gateway Qualifications Level 2 Diploma In IT User Skills (ITQ)
Gateway Qualifications Level 2 Award in E-Safety
Gateway Qualifications Level 3 Award in E-Safety

Education and Training
Gateway Qualifications Level 3 Award in Mentoring
Gateway Qualifications Level 4 Award In Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
Gateway Qualifications Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training*

Engineering and Manufacturing
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Extended Certificate in Applied Science and Technology
Gateway Qualifications Level 1 Diploma in Motor Vehicle Services

Personal and Social Development
Gateway Qualifications Level 2 Award in Preparing to Volunteer
Gateway Qualifications Entry Level Diploma In Personal and Social Skills (Entry 3)
Gateway Qualifications Level 3 Award in Substance Misuse Awareness

Suite of Entry Level Qualifications
Gateway Qualifications Entry Level Award In Directing Own Support (Entry 2)
Gateway Qualifications Entry Level Award In Directing Own Support (Entry 3)

Transport and Logistics
Gateway Qualifications Level 3 Diploma in Logistics

 Key dates to remember

Here are important timescales to remember to ensure a smooth transition at your Centre:

Operational end date: 31st July 2024

Certification end date: 31st December 2024

*Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training has an operational end date of 31st July 2024 and a certification end date of 31st July 2027