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New Qualifications for Wales

The following qualifications were designated for use in Wales on 1st October 2016 by Qualification Wales.  Thank you to all the approved centres who provided letters of support.

Please see the QiW database, linked on the right-hand side of this page, which contains details of all qualifications that are designated for teaching in Wales for learners aged under 19, excluding higher education.

Qualification Wales Approval/Designation No.    Ofqual Qualification number    Qualification title

C00/1139/4         601/7034/7         IMI Level 2 Certificate in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance
C00/1139/5         601/7048/7         IMI Level 2 Certificate in Motorcycle Maintenance
C00/1139/7         601/7049/9         IMI Level 2 Certificate in Vehicle Accident Repair - Body
C00/1139/8         601/7068/2         IMI Level 2 Certificate in Vehicle Accident Repair - Paint
C00/1140/3         601/7115/7           IMI Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair - Paint
C00/1140/4         601/7117/0           IMI Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair - Body
C00/1140/5         601/7163/7          IMI Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair - Multi-skilled
C00/1141/7         601/7324/5          IMI Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance
C00/1142/5         601/7325/7         IMI Level 3 Extended Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance
C00/1143/1         601/7328/2          IMI Level 3 Diploma in Motorcycle Maintenance
C00/1143/2         601/7323/3         IMI Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair - Multi-Skilled
C00/1153/1         601/8756/6         IMI Level 1 Diploma in Transport Maintenance
C00/1155/6         601/8197/7         IMI Entry Level Diploma for the Introduction to Motor Vehicle Industry and Technologies (Entry 3) (VRQ)
C00/1155/7         601/8754/2         IMI Level 1 Certificate in Transport Maintenance
C00/1155/9         601/8871/6         IMI Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair
C00/1165/9         601/8196/5         IMI Entry Level Certificate for the Introduction to Motor Vehicle Industry and Technologies (Entry 3) (VRQ)
C00/1166/0         601/8753/0         IMI Level 1 Award in Transport Maintenance
C00/1166/1          601/8872/8         IMI Level 1 Certificate in Vehicle Accident Repair

Please note that we have still not received letters of support demonstrating demand from Welsh Approved Centres for the following qualifications; therefore we cannot apply to Qualification Wales for their designation.

For 'template' letters of support and quick guidance document explaining what is required please follow the link on the right-hand side of this page

Ofqual Qualification number    Qualification Title

601/7064/5             IMI Level 2 Diploma in Motorsport Maintenance
601/7162/5             IMI Level 2 Diploma in Auto-Electrical and Mobile Electrical Operations
601/7115/7              IMI Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair - Paint
601/7327/0             IMI Level 3 Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance
601/7238/1              IMI Level 3 Diploma in Auto-Electrical and Mobile Electrical Operations
601/7334/8             IMI Level 3 Extended Diploma in Motorsport Maintenance
601/8755/4             IMI Level 1 Certificate in Vehicle Valeting
601/8195/3             IMI Entry Level Award for the Introduction to Motor Vehicle Industry and Technologies (Entry 3)
601/8874/1              IMI Level 1 Award in Vehicle Accident Repair