The following resources are available to support awarding bodies in making their applications.


Register with us to receive information on support sessions

By registering your details with us, we will keep you up to date about our approvals process as well as informing you of any webinars and stakeholder events that are planned in 2023.


Live webinar

IfATE has delivered a live webinar for awarding bodies on 23 January 2023. 

Through this webinar, IfATE provided information for awarding bodies on the approval process for level 3 technical qualifications to be submitted during cycle 1. The webinar covered the following information for cycle 1:

  • categories and associated criteria
  • routes and occupational standards in scope
  • the approval process, key timelines and requirements for awarding bodies
  • further support available


A recording of the Cycle 1 approvals process is available.


Pre-recorded webinars

IfATE will publish a series of detailed how-to-guides for awarding bodies in the form of pre-recorded webinars. Webinars currently available to view are:


Further webinars will be published in the upcoming weeks and will include detailed information on:

  • assessment requirements
  • submission documents
  • how to submit

All webinars published will remain visible for the duration of cycle 1.


One to one sessions

IfATE has released the first series of one-to-one sessions. One to one sessions will be released on a rolling monthly basis and are an opportunity for awarding bodies receive support with specific aspects of the approvals process.


Published 10 Jan 2023
Last updated 30 Jan 2023