RAD Examination information

All RAD exams, both Children and Vocational take place Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5:00pm. Children’s examinations are held at the school – vocational examinations are held at RAD venues.

Candidates are required to take time out of school to attend exams and examinations are conducted by an RAD examiner only. Results are then sent to RAD HQ where reports, certificates and medals are presented and sent to the head teacher.

Age specifications:

Pre Primary (minimum age of 5 years)

Primary (minimum age of 6 years)

Grade 1-5 (minimum age of 7 years)

Grade 6-8 (minimum age of 11 years)

IF (11 years)       Intermediate (12 years)        AF (13 years)        A1 (14 years)

Candidates must have reached the age required by the 1st of January to take an exam in January to August of that year. Candidates must have reached the age required by the 1st of September to take an exam in September to December of that year.