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Cath Jadhav

Director of Standards and Comparability at Ofqual. She previously worked for the AQA and AEB exam boards.

Setting standards in new Functional Skills qualifications

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An offset stack of five exercise books, one yellow, one red, one grey, one green and one blue.

Starting this September, hundreds of thousands of learners will begin studying reformed Functional Skills qualifications (FSQs) in English and maths, offered by a number of different awarding organisations. At levels 1 and 2 these qualifications are used in apprenticeships and …