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Vocational Qualifications

In the interest of ensuring appropriate rigour and quality controls are implemented, RSL are extending the published deadline for the release of final grades to centres from Friday 3rd August 2018 to Wednesday 15th August 2018.  This will ensure consistency with GCSE results day which is 23rd August 2018 and A Level results day of 16th August 2018. 

Please note, any previously released documents with the 3rd August 2018 deadline will be amended to reflect the change to Wednesday 15th August 2018.

Dates

Dates 
Monday 15th January - Thursday 29th March 2018ONLY FOR PERFORMANCE TABLES QUALIFICATIONS  AT LEVELS 1-3
Controlled Assessment Window (submission deadline - Thursday 29th March 2018, 4pm)
Friday 9th February 2018Submission deadline for Moderation Window 1
Friday 9th March 2018Moderation Window 1 reports returned to centres
Friday 11th May 2018ONLY FOR PERFORMANCE TABLES QUALIFICATIONS AT LEVELS 1-3
Controlled Assessment results issued on www.rsl-atm.co.uk
Monday 14th May - Friday 15th June 2018ONLY FOR PERFORMANCE TABLES QUALIFICATIONS AT LEVELS 1-3
Capped Resit Window for Controlled Assessment
Friday 22nd June 2018Grading deadline on www.rsl-atm.co.uk for all learners completing in 2017/18
Submission deadline for Moderation Window 2 evidence
Wednesday 15 August 2018Results verified on www.rsl-atm.co.uk and issued to centres
Thursday 16 August - Friday 24 August 2018Certificates to be issued to centres
Friday 28th September 2018Deadline for resubmission of unclassified internally assessed units

Non-Performance Tables Qualifications Key Dates for Academic year 18/19

Term One (September 2018-December 2018)
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
1Complete an annual statement to demonstrate continuing compliance.Template provided by RSL.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
Thursday 27th September 2018
5pm
2Identify a key point of contact for RSL communication (Quality Representative) and provide their contact details.Template provided by RSL.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
3Identify an Internal Verifier for each qualification being run in the centre.Template provided by RSL.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
4Submit an assessment and internal verification plan.To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
5Agree both a formative centre visit date and summative date for submission of External Quality Assurance with your RSL External Quality Assurer.Quality Representative with RSL External Quality Assurer
6Register learners on the correct qualification at rslawards.com.By Exams Officer at rslawards.com.Friday 2nd November 2018
5pm
7Submit one internal assignment brief per qualification delivered (with accompanying internal verification documentation) for External Quality Assurance
Must be uploaded before the release of the brief to learners.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.Thursday 20th December 2018
5pm
For assignment briefs, this is the latest date. Briefs must be externally quality assured prior to releasing the brief to learners.
8Plan and carry out one standardisation meeting.Evidence to be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
9Deadline for refund requests for learners who have withdrawn from heir qualification Change of Learner Registration form to vocational@rslawards.com by Quality Representative.

Term Two (January 2019 - March/April 2019)
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
10Window for summative External Quality Assurance opens (dates agreed in consultation with your RSL External Quality Assurer).Monday 7th January 2019
11Date by which the formative centre visit must be completed.RSL External Quality Assurer and Quality Representative at the centre.Friday 15th February 2019
Term Three (April/May 2019 - July 2019)
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
12Final deadline for submission of External Quality Assurance on rslawards.com.Quality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 23rd May 2019
5pm
13Final deadline for submission of second sample of summative External Quality Assurance on rslawards.com
This deadline only applies if a second sample is requested following summative External Quality Assurance.
Quality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 27th June 2019
14Grading deadline for all internally assessed learners results to be input into rslawards.com. Quality Representative on rslawards.com.Thursday 4th July 2019
5pm
August 2019
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
15Results validated on rslawards.com and issued to centres.RSL on rslawards.comThursday 15th August 2019
5pm
16Certificates to be issued to centres.RSL via post.Monday 19th - Friday 30th August 2019

Performance Tables Qualifications Key Dates for Academic year 18/19

Term One (September 2018 - December 2018)
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
1Complete an annual statement to demonstrate continuing compliance.Template provided by RSL.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
Thursdy 27th September 2018
5pm
2Identify a key point of contact for RSL communication (Quality Representative) and provide their contact details.Template provided by RSL.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
3Identify an Internal Verifier for each qualification being run in the centre.Template provided by RSL.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
4Submit an assessment and internal verification plan.To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
5Agree both a formative centre visit date and summative date for submission of External Quality Assurance with your RSL External Quality Assurer.Quality Representative with RSL External Quality Assurer.
6Register learners on the correct qualification at rslawards.com.By Exams Officer at rslawards.com.Friday 2nd November 2018
5pm
7Controlled External Assessment briefs uploaded to centre's site at rslawards.com under 'Document' heading.RSL on rslawards.com (the centre's page, not the main website)Thursday 13th December 2018
5pm
8Submit one internal assignment brief per qualification delivered (with accompanying internal verification documentation) for Extenral Quality Assurance
Must be uploaded before the release of the brief to the learners.
To be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.Thursday 20th December 2018
5pm
For assignment briefs, this is the latest date. Briefs must be externally quality assured prior to releasing the brief to learners
9Plan and carry out one standardisation meeting.Evidence to be uploaded to rslawards.com by the Quality Representative.
10Deadline for refund requests for learners who have withdrawn from their qualification.Change of Learner Registration form to vocational@rslawards.com by Quality Representative.
Term Two (January 2019 - March/April 2019)
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
11Window for summative External Quality Assurance opens (dates agreed in consultation with your RSL External Quality Assurer)Monday 7th January 2019
12Controlled External Assessment window opensMonday 14th January 2019
13Date by which the formative centre visit must be completed.RSL External Quality Assurer and Quality Representative at the centre.Friday 15th February 2019
14Deadline for submission of evidence, candidate statements and controlled assessment logs for Controlled External Assessment on rslawards.com.Quality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 28th March 2019
5pm
Term Three (April/May 2019 - July 2019)
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
15Controlled External Assessment results and records issued to centres on rslawards.comRSL on rslawards.comThursday 23rd May 2019
5pm
16Final deadline for submission of summative External Quality Assurance on rslawards.comQuality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 23rd May 2019
5pm
17Deadline for applying for Resit for Controlled External Assessment.Quality Representative completes resit form (available at rslawards.com) and return to vocational@rslawards.comThursday 6th June 2019
5pm
18Capped Resit window for Controlled External Assessment opens.Monday 10th June 2019
19Final deadline for submission of second sample of summative External Quality Assurance on rslawards.com
This deadline only applies if a second sample is requested following summative External Quality Assurance.
Quality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 27th June 2019
20Grading deadline for all internally assessed learners results to be input into rslawards.comQuality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 4th July 2019
5pm
21Deadline for submission of evidence for Resit for Controlled External Assessment on rslawards.comQuality Representative on rslawards.comThursday 11th July 2019
5pm
August 2019
TaskHow and WhereDeadline
22Results Validated on rslawards.com and issued to centres.RSL on rslawards.comThursday 15th August 2019
5pm
23Certificates to be issued to centres.RSL via post.Monday 19th - Friday 30th August 2019

Fees

Effective for academic year 2018/19

Please note: All fees are applicable for the UK only. For international fees please email us at international@rslawards.com.

QualificationLevelFees *
Award1-3£52
Certificate1-4£68
Certificate including external assessment1-2£73
Extended Certificate1-4£95
Subsidiary Diploma/Diploma1-4£158
Subsidiary Diploma/Diploma including external assessment 1-3£168
Diploma (120 Credits) 3£173
Extended Diploma 3-4£194
Extended Diploma including external assessment 3£205

* A top up fee of £15 is applicable for any learner moving between two Diploma qualifications at the same level having completed the first, for example, learners moving between the Subsidiary Diploma and Extended Diploma will be charged the difference between the qualification costs and a top up fee of £15.

Centre Approval Fees

School£350
Colleges & Training Providers£500

Annual Centre Fees

School£100 - £750 (depending on size)
Colleges & Training Providers£450 - £1050 (depending on size)

External Assessment Resit Fees

Fees payable for a learner resitting an externally assessed unit.

Level 1£15
Level 2£15
Level 3£30