COVID-19: UK government response

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus.

Read the latest information about the coronavirus situation in the UK, along with guidance for what to do if you think you’re at risk.


Travel advice

There are some countries and areas where there’s a higher chance of coming into contact with someone with coronavirus.


If you’re planning to travel abroad and are concerned about coronavirus, see advice for travellers on GOV.UK.


We advise our learners, learning and exam centres and stakeholders in different countries, to follow the respective government and health service providers guidance to check the latest updates and act accordingly. Stay Safe!


We aim to find alternative approaches, so we can continue to support our learners, centres and stakeholders for the duration of the outbreak and beyond.


We’ll continue to monitor the impact of the situation and will update you with any major developments.