In addition, three high-demand BTEC
courses will be transferred to DTU, where they will be taught for both academic and lifelong learning credit.
Birmingham teacher Salma Najib, had supported around 100 pupils at her secondary school in Yardley to prepare for their BTEC
Tech Awards Level 2 in health and social care.
"We are delighted with the fabulous achievements made by Hannah Carthew, Gemma Simpson and Megan Vincent, who each achieved three Distinction* grades (the equivalent of three straight 'A*' grades) in BTEC
children's play, learning and development, along with Joshua Hands, who achieved one Distinction and two Distinction* grades in creative digital media production.
Speaking on the occasion, Euzhan Toktas, Managing Director, Pearson Middle East said, "We are delighted to celebrate outstanding BTEC
students, teachers, colleges, schools and training providers from around the world, including the UAE, where we received the highest number of non-UK entries.
Cindy Rampersaud, senior vice president, BTEC
and apprenticeships at Pearson, said: "The BTEC
Awards are our chance to recognise and reward the many teachers and lecturers in schools, colleges and training providers across the world who provide inspiration to learners to succeed and progress."
Matt Brady, principal of WMG Academy Coventry, said: "We are absolutely delighted with this year's results and extremely proud of all our students who have worked incredibly hard for two years to achieve a 100 per cent pass rate across the board in A-level and BTEC
Huddersfield New College announced that their A-level and BTEC
students achieved a 100% pass rate.
Unlike many FE colleges it does not demand students have five GCSEs A* to C to go on its BTEC
sport level 1 and 2 courses.
L3 Fashion Year 2 student Model Franco Appiah Baah
For more information about the new BTEC
qualifications at NSC or to apply, please go to www.nsc.ac.uk.
More information about Gateshead College's BTEC
Level Three in Sport is available at www.academyforsport.co.ukorwwwmowdenpark.com or by ringing 0191 490 2447.