Whether you're new to delivering BTEC Higher Nationals or already offer our qualifications, this page outlines the processes and helpful resources to get you started.

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Centre and programme approval

First, your centre will need to be approved to deliver BTEC qualifications. Your exams officer can assist you in becoming a centre and getting a qualification approved.

Become an approved centre

Qualifications approval

If you are located outside of the UK, please speak to your nearest Pearson office. 


BTEC Higher Nationals are co-designed with industry, higher and further education experts, as well as students, across a wide array of subjects.

Choose a subject

View fees for 2018/19 by subject

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Online/blended delivery

In 2018 we launched HN Online, a way for centres to offer blended BTEC Higher National qualifications. Currently the online course content has only been developed for the BTEC Higher Nationals in Business, but more subjects will follow soon.

Find out about HN Online

Teaching and learning resources

To support centres to deliver qualifications,and recruit students, we have created a few extra resources that we hope will be useful.

Find out more about HN Global

Download the recruitment toolkit

Watch our assessment support videos