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Young people’s lives being reshaped with new qualifications: Technical Levels and Apprenticeship begin to bed down

20 Apr

I        Technical Levels

The Technical Levels, or more commonly, the Tech Levels, are school-leaving qualifications offered by educational bodies in the United Kingdom to young people completing secondary or pre-university education. Tech-Levels are the vocational equivalent of the A-levels and will, with luck and a change of the nation’s mindset, have the same status as A Levels for university entrance.

The course spans two years of study and is split into parts. The first part, known as the Certificate Level, is a qualification in itself. The second part is known as the Diploma Level is more rigorous than the Certificate Level. Both, the Certificate and Diploma units make up the whole Technical Level qualification.

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