External Assessment Dates

Dates for 2021–2022

These dates are subject to change should the impact of Covid-19 require any further alterations to the assessment process. However, please use these dates to plan your delivery for 2021–2022, and contact exams@cpcab.co.uk with any queries.

Please review this important information regarding external assessments for 2021-2022.

Date of EA

Date of results
(week commencing)
ELSK-L2 and USM-L2 Independent verification 30/05/2022
01/08/2022
As and when portfolios are submitted to CPCAB for verification
ICSK-L2 30/05/2022
01/08/2022
As and when centres submit internal assessment results to the portal (there is no fixed date for this qualification*

CSK-L2

21/03/2022 – 03/04/2022
04/07/2022 – 17/07/2022
13/06/2022
05/09/2022

CST-L3

25/04/2022 – 08/05/2022
04/07/2022 – 17/07/2022
20/06/2022
05/09/2022

LCS-L3

06/06/2022 - 19/06/2022
18/07/2022
LC-L4 13/06/2022**
07/11/2022**
18/07/2022**
05/12/2022**
TC-L4 17/01/2022 – 07/02/2022
16/05/2022 – 12/06/2022
18/04/2022
08/08/2022
PC-L5 13/06/2022**
05/09/2022**
CYP-L5 20/06/2022**
05/09/2022**
CBT-L5 13/06/2022**
05/09/2022**
TCSU-L6 13/06/2022**
05/09/2022**

Dates for 2022–2023

Date of EA

Date of results
(week commencing)
ELSK-L2 and USM-L2 Independent verification 07/11/2022
20/02/2023
29/05/2023
31/07/2023
As and when portfolios are submitted to CPCAB for verification
ICSK-L2 07/11/2022
20/02/2023
29/05/2023
31/07/2023
As and when centres submit internal assessment results to the portal (there is no fixed date for this qualification*

CSK-L2

31/10/2022 – 13/11/2022
09/01/2023 - 22/01/2023
20/03/2023 – 02/04/2023
03/07/2023 – 16/07/2023
19/12/2022
06/03/2023
29/05/2023
04/09/2023

CST-L3

07/11/2022 – 20/11/2022
16/01/2023 - 29/01/2023
17/04/2023 – 30/04/2023
03/07/2023 – 16/07/2023
03/01/2023
13/03/2023
19/06/2023
04/09/2023

LCS-L3

09/01/2023 – 22/01/2023
05/06/2023 – 18/06/2023
20/02/2023
17/07/2023
LC-L4 07/11/2022**
05/06/2023**
05/12/2022**
24/07/2023**
TC-L4 03/10/2022 – 30/10/2022
23/01/2023 – 19/02/2023
15/05/2023 – 11/06/2023
09/01/2023
24/04/2023
14/08/2023
PC-L5 07/11/2022**
12/06/2023**
09/01/2023**
04/09/2023**
CYP-L5 07/11/2022**
12/06/2023**
09/01/2023**
04/09/2023**
CBT-L5 07/11/2022**
12/06/2023**
09/01/2023**
04/09/2023**
TCSU-L6 07/11/2022**
12/06/2023**
09/01/2023**
04/09/2023**

*Centres must ensure they retain a sample of ICSK-L2 portfolios for external verification

** These submission dates are week commencing

Our Covid-19 Mitigation for Regulated Qualifications - Guidance for Centres for 2021 has been written to help regulated centres understand the ongoing adaptation approaches for each of the qualifications they offer.