Do learners have to receive original certificates

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Home Forums Data issues Do learners have to receive original certificates

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  • Annweldon
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    Hi, can I ask, do you provide actual certificates to learners & apprentices?

    OR do you provide E-Certificates by sending them a link & asking them to download them themselves

    Is it an ESFA requirement that learners/apprentices have to receive an actual certificate?

    Obviously for evidence requirements the ESFA will want to see a copy of the actual certificate we will have but was wondering about what you actually give or send to your learners/apprentices

    Thanks in advance

     
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    Kate
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    Hi

    We take a copy to retain for our evidence and give the learner the originals
    We sometimes use e-certificates to make additional claims whilst waiting for the originals, but always track this to ensure originals are recieved

    Thanks

     
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    Annweldon
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    Thanks Kate, do you know if its an ESFA requirement that learners MUST receive an original

    With modern technology nowadays you would think an E-Certificate would be more appropriate

     
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