Forward Look

In our reporting year (2016-17), our plans include:

  • Launching our Vocational Qualifications Strategy;
  • Conducting Sector Reviews in Construction and the Built Environment and Information and Communications Technology;
  • Developing new Health & Social Care qualifications;
  • Reforming GCSEs and AS/A levels for first teaching in September 2017;
  • Beginning our awarding body audit programme, and implementing our new monitoring plan;
  • Setting up arrangements to enable us to analyse more granular learner data and developing our research activities;
  • Taking forward the development of our Regulatory Strategy;
  • Holding a more detailed review of the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate;
  • Working with the Welsh Government to provide advice on the implementation of the ‘Successful Futures’ curriculum review;
  • Continued stakeholder engagement, and the evaluation of our communications channels.