For a summary of how Cambridge Technicals work, see the admin overviews. You may also find the following useful:
When you download the basedata, please read the help file (.txt suffix) within each set of basedata.
Need help with refreshing your basedata? Capita SIMS have put together a handy YouTube video to show you how.
You must import the basedata using the 'awarding body identifier' of 72 (RSA or OCR Coventry Office).
*You must register your candidates by making qualification entries before you make unit test entries.
The June 2019 basedata (6E19) includes the new gradeset, 75, which will allow you to import near-pass R grades when you download results. If you are a SIMS user and are unable to import the basedata you may need to download a patch.
The Cambridge Technicals basedata uses the following abbreviations:
You must not send changes to any candidates' personal details or changes to existing entries via EDI.
You can send EDI amendment files with entries for new candidates (once you have sent your first EDI entry file) or new entries for existing candidates.
It is not possible to withdraw entries via EDI.
Page last updated 18 Jul 2019 at 15:50