what are Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications?
Posted on: 16 May 2014
Level 1 Qualifications
If the highest qualification that you hold is listed below, you are entitled to a fee concession:
- 5 GCSEs at grades D-G
- fewer than 5 GCSEs at grades A-C
- CSEs below grade 1
- NVQ Level 1
Level 2 Qualifications
If you hold qualifications at the level below or above, you are not entitled to a concession, examples include:
- 5 or more GCSEs/O levels at grades A-C
- 5 or more CSEs (or more) at grade 1
- 2 or more AS Levels or above
- A Levels
- NVQ Level 2 or higher
- HNC, HND, First Degree or higher
If you are unsure of your qualification level, please contact us.
You can get more information from the National Careers Service.