Qualifi has partnered with Global Cert, which has been based in Athens, Greece, since 2013. As the Exam Board for Qualifi, a UK Ofqual, The CCEA and QiW regulated Awarding Organisation established in 2002.
Global Cert offers a step-by-step programme of assessing English language competence, from beginner (CEFR A1 ie Entry Level 1) through to full competence as an expert user i.e. CEFR C2 / level 3. Availability of qualifications at A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2 allows students to progress from basic to mastery through attending a Qualifi approved ESOL tuition centre and through successfully passing the Global Cert examinations.
How Qualifi’s ESOL qualifications map to the Common European Framework (CEFR) levels
The following graphic shows how levels relate to one another. Please note, this does not mean that there is an exact equivalence and thus parity between the levels.