Levels Extension Application Form

Use this form if you are already LCS accredited and want to extend your accreditation levels

LCS Levels Extension Application
  • 1 - Instructions & Contact Details
  • 2 - Supporting Information
  • 3 - Consent & Submit
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Provide organisation and contact information, current levels and the new level(s) required. Then for each new level, list the course you will deliver aligned to it, including title, aims, learning outcomes, topics covered and learning hours.

Describe the assessment methods to be used to test knowledge and practical competence and indicate how the course will be delivered and, if applicable, list new training staff. You should upload examples of teaching and assessment material where indicated.

When you add a new level to your accreditation you should update your current LCS Alignment Matrix (AM), which indicates how your course aligns with the LCS qualifications framework and there is provision to upload a new version in the form. If you cannot access your matrix, contact the LCS. Also, you can download a blank document here.

Download the AM template here:

LCS Alignment Matrix - Excel
LCS Alignment Matrix- Word

You can choose to complete either a Excel or Word version of the AM, the latter being less detailed and suitable for smaller training programmes.

Note that form numbering may not be sequential, as fields shown will be dependent on previous selections made.

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