CXC® 2022 Examinations Administration Strategy – CPEA™ and CVQ*

CXC® 2022 Examinations Administration Strategy – CPEA™ and CVQ*

CXC® 2022 Examinations Administration Strategy – CPEA™ and CVQ*

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC®) wishes to advise a correction to dates of the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment™ (CPEA™) examinations and CVQ* assessments recently published in a press release dated 3 February 2022.

CPEA™ examinations will be administered on 12 and 13 May 2022 and Caribbean Vocational Qualification* (CVQ*) assessments will be conducted between May and July 2022. Dates of CVQ* assessments will be determined by individual participating territories.

All other examination dates remain the same as follows. Official timetables are available at

CXC® apologises for any inconvenience caused.



For further information kindly contact us at +1 (246) 227-1700 or email (Barbados), or for queries in Jamaica at + 1 (876) 630-5200 or email:


About CXC®:


The Caribbean Examinations Council® (CXC®) was established in 1972 under Agreement by the Participating Governments in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). CXC® assures the global human resource competitiveness of the Caribbean through the provision of syllabuses of the highest quality; valid and reliable examinations and certificates of international repute for students of all ages, abilities and interests; services to educational institutions in the development of syllabuses, examinations and examinations’ administration, in the most cost-effective way.

CXC® comprises 16 Participating Countries: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago and Turks and Caicos Islands.

The first examinations for the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate® (CSEC®) were offered in 1979 in five subjects. Subsequent to CSEC®, CXC® has introduced a comprehensive suite of qualifications to meet the needs of the region: Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment™ (CPEA™), Caribbean Certificate of Secondary Level Competence® (CCSLC®), *Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ), Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination® (CAPE®) and the CXC® Associate Degree (CXC®-AD).

The organisation also collaborates with countries in the Dutch Caribbean – Curaçao, Saba, St Eustatius and St Maarten, as well as Suriname.

Additional information about the Caribbean Examinations Council® can be found at


*Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) is the trademark of the Caribbean Association of National Training Authorities. CXC® is one of the National Training Agencies in the Caribbean which awards CVQs.