Due to prolonged and severe weather conditions and the decision by DE to close schools on Tuesday 17 October 2017, CCEA Essential Skills, Communications, Level 1 external examination will not take place as scheduled.
This examination will now take place on Friday 20 October 2017 at 09:30.
The Essential Skills, Communications, Level 2 examination scheduled for Wednesday 18 October will take place as scheduled.
Candidates unable to take the rescheduled Essential Skills, Communications, Level 1 examination on Friday 20 October will have another opportunity to take the examination in January 2018.
Schools, Colleges and Training Centres are requested to retain the Essential Skills, Communications, Level 1 examination paper, unopened in their secure storage until Friday 20 October, when normal Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) Instructions for Conducting Examinations rules apply.
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