Near Pass Advantage


  • Learners that have passed 3 skills and have been awarded a Near Pass grade on one skill (up to 3 marks below the passing mark) are considered successful and have passed the exam.
  • The Near Pass Advantage also applies to Refer candidates. When re-examined in 2 or more skills, a Near Pass grade is preserved if the candidate does not achieve a higher score.
  • Refer candidates are eligible to re-sit for 5 exam periods FREE of charge.
Near Pass
  • Refer candidates
    Candidates that have succeeded in 1, 2 or 3 skills, secure their grade for 5 exam periods, during which they may re-sit the exam for any pending skills (collectively, not separately) for as many times needed FREE OF CHARGE.