This page has been setup as a resource for assessors, where useful information will be uploaded.
DSA Guidance - Changes to IT Arrangements
The below document details the changes to IT arrangements from 2015/16:
Following a request from the Department for Education, version 4 of the specification matrix has been re-instated as of 12 April 2018.
Standard Quote Guidance
Needs Assessment Report
Below is the standard needs assessment report to be used by all QAG registered assessment centres.
Needs Assessments Student
This document describes how the Student Loans Company (SLC) assesses the needs of Disabled Students Allowances (DSA) applicants:
Student Finance England (SFE) DSAs - Updates for Practitioners
Please click for updates for practitioners
Assessing Students with Mental Health Conditions
Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD) Assessment Standards Committee ADHD Guidance
SpLD Assessment Standards Committee (SASC) Updated guidance on the assessment of Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD)/dyspraxia
For more information on SASC, please refer to the website.
SASC Website - http://www.sasc.org.uk/
Flowchart for Health Checks