Pearson is a leading qualification brand which has been helping people succeeds in life through learning for nearly 30+ years. Pearson’s world-class academic and general qualifications include GCSEs, A levels and International GCSEs, as well as many vocational qualifications, including NVQs and Functional Skills. They are grounded in the quality and traditions of the British education system made relevant for today’s UK and international learners. Pearson qualifications always facilitate learners either progress to higher education or go directly into employment. Pearson acts as the awarding organization following the merger of London Examinations and BTEC in 1996.