Last registrations with Open Awards

27 September, 2023

NHS England are currently funding Health or Social Care Employers access to Functional Skills qualifications exams through Open Awards at no cost.

As NHS England’s contract with Open Awards ends on the 31st March 2024, they will be conducting a procurement exercise (which will be made public in due course) which will allow employers to continue to access funded functional skills exams from 1st April 2024.

In order to allow enough time for learners to take assessments by 31st March 2024 please find below details of last registration with Open Awards.

Last date for new provider applications 31.10.2023
Last date for new registrations 31.12.2023
Last date for assessments 15.03.2024