From September 2016 the vocational qualifications in England are changing.

The table below summarises the changes in the titles and sizes of the qualifications:

Old BTEC Vocational Courses

Size of course

Year one

Year two

Single (one block of study) Certifcate Subsidiary Diploma
Double (two blocks of study) Subsidiary Diploma      Diploma

Triple  (three blocks of study i.e. a full timetable)     

Diploma Extended Diploma

From September 2016

Size of course

Year one

Year two

Single (one block of study) Certifcate Extended Certifcate
Double (two blocks of study) Extended Certifcate      Diploma

Triple  (three blocks of study i.e. a full timetable)     

Diploma Extended Diploma

Schemes of work have just been made available for the September 2016 qualifications.

This may result in changes to the qualifications that we currently offer.

Updates to our range of vocational qualifications will be posted on our website as decisions are made by us. It is expected that by the end of December 2015 we will have made final decisions about what we will be offering from September 2016.

If at anytime you have further queries or questions about the above, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Team. Call 01493 662234 or e-mail admissions@eastnorfolk.ac.uk.