ACCAC (the acronym of Awdurdod Cymwysterau, Cwricwlwm ac Asesu Cymru) is the Qualifications, Curriculum and Assessment Authority for
ACCAC is an
Assembly Sponsored Public Body. It is the National Assembly for Wales's principal advisory body on matters relating to educationand qualifications. All external qualifications in Wales are regulated by ACCAC with the exception of NVQs, which QCA is responsible for.
ACCAC is based in
Cardiff, South Wales. Its English equivalent is the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority(QCA).
Changes of March 2006
As of March 2006, ACCAC merged with the Education Department of the Welsh Assembly Government. On 1 April 2006, ACCAC merged with the Welsh Assembly Government's new Department for Education Lifelong Learning and Skills (DELLS).
Education in Wales
National Assembly for Wales
* [http://www.accac.org.uk/ ACCAC website]
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