Examinations, Assessments and Results

Important Exam & Assessment Information – Please read prior to attending your exam / Assessment

JCQ –Information to Candidates

JCQ is the Joint Council for Qualifications. Please read their information to candidates prior to your exam by clicking here.

Using a Calculator Guidance

For exams that require or allow a calculator please read this extract from the JCQ guidance by clicking here.


Please note: Skills & Learning aim to send results to candidates within 5 working days of receiving them from the Awarding Body.

Our policy is NOT to advise candidates of results over the telephone or via email. This is to ensure confidentiality.

Reception at The Oakdale Centre Centre, Wimborne Road, Poole BH15 3DL is open for the collection of portfolios as follows. Please be advised that due to limited storage, portfolios may be destroyed if not collected by the deadline date advised:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Oakdale Centre 9am – 1pm 

2pm – 5pm

9am – 1pm 

2pm – 5pm

9am – 1pm 

2pm – 5pm

9am – 1pm 

2pm – 5pm

9am – 1pm 

2pm – 4:30pm

Please be aware that Skills & Learning are unable to accept private candidates for any examinations or assessments.

GCSE Exams Summer 2019

Summer GCSE Exams May & June 2019 certificates can be collected from Monday 11th November 2019

If your exams took place at the Lighthouse, or Oakdale Centre then certificates are to be collected from the Oakdale Centre

If your exams took place at Dorchester Library and Learning centre then certificates are to be collected from Dorchester Library and Learning Centre





August 2019

30/08/2019 EX8235X

IAB Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping (Computerised)


BIBC Awaiting results
17/09/2019 EX8310X

Pearson Functional Skills Maths – Legacy


Oakdale Centre Awaiting results