Policies and Regulations

A handy list of our policies and regulations.

Introducing our newly revised Regulations for the Conduct of External Assessment and a brand new supporting document to help you deliver our external assessments called the Qualification Specific Instructions for Delivery Document (QSID). Please access and refer to the below documents for all future external assessments.

[icon]Regulations for Conduct of External Assessment

This document provides guidance and instructions on the correct administration of the external assessment components (online and paper based) of all NCFE and CACHE qualifications.

[icon]Qualification Specific Instructions for Delivery

This document provides qualification specific instructions relating to the administration of external assessments for qualifications.

Assessment Variation

If you would like to request an assessment variation please complete the assessment variation request form.

Policies and Regulations

[icon]Registration and Certification Policy

This is our Registration and Certification Policy.

[icon]Withholding Learner Achievement Policy

This is our Withholding Learner Achievement Policy.

[icon]Stipulations for Advertising and Promoting unregulated products

Stipulations for Advertising and Promoting unregulated (customised award)

[icon]Fees and Pricing 2017-18

At NCFE, we feel that it’s important to tell you exactly what we charge and what you get in return, making the whole process open, honest and easy to understand.

[icon]Reasonable Adjustments and Special Considerations Policy.pdf

This policy is aimed at our customers, including learners, using our products and services and who submit requests for reasonable adjustments.

[icon]Invoicing Policy

This policy sets out our approach to invoicing and associated matters for all customers of NCFE.

[icon]NCFE External Whistleblower Policy

This policy applies to all learners and learners’ representives, centres, teachers, employers and employers’ representatives, Schools, FE and HE establishments etc.

[icon]Whistleblower Report Form

The best method for us to receive your whistleblowing disclosure is through using the Whistleblowing report form.

[icon]Sanctions Policy

The purpose is to set out the range of sanctions that NCFE may apply to customers, individuals and third parties that have not been adhering to NCFE

[icon]Diversity and Equality Policy

This policy covers the principles of diversity and equality for anybody using our products and services including our customers and learners.

[icon]Functional Skills - NCFE_Regulations for the Conduct of Controlled Assessment

This document is designed to assist centres in the correct administration of the controlled assessment component(s) of NCFE's Functional Skills.

[icon]Maladministration and Malpractice Policy

Our policy aims to ensure that we follow a robust and fair fact find and investigation process when we or other parties identify situations that give a cause for concern.

[icon]Complaints Policy

Complaints Policy

[icon]Enquiries and Appeals about Results and Assessment Decisions Policy

Enquiries and Appeals about Results and Assessment Decisions Policy

[icon]Trademark Policy For Investing in Quality (IIQ) Approved Centres.pdf

Trademark Policy For Investing in Quality (IIQ) Approved Centres

[icon]Notification of Maladministration and Malpractice Form

Notification of Maladministration and Malpractice From

[icon]Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Credit Accumulation and Transfer (CAT) Policy

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Credit Accumulation and Transfer (CAT) Policy

[icon]Maladministration and Malpractice Investigation Guidance

Maladministration and Malpractice Investigation Guidance