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Qualification category technical data standard

Standard identifier: 
ISB-000348
Standard Type: 
Technical Data Standards
Version: 
1.00
Status: 
Approved: Recommended
Date of Standard: 
Monday, 26 October 2015
Category: 
Courses and qualifications
Target audience: 
Data modellers
ICT procurers
Statisticians
System developers or programmers
Introduction: 

This technical data standard binds the Qualification Category business data standard to an XML Schema (XSD) representation.

This standard can be used to store or exchange data that identifies the various Qualification Categories used by the sector. A Qualification Category is defined by an administrator and may be used for regulation purposes, validation purposes, reporting purposes etc. An example of the use of Qualification Category is for the purposes of defining a list of regulation categories by RITS such as A Level, GCSE etc.