Paragraph 3 of Schedule 1 to the European Communities (Recognition of Qualifications and Experience) (Third General System) Regulations 2002 is hereby revoked and the following is inserted in its place—
If an applicant has worked as mentioned in sub-paragraphs (a)(ii) and (iv), (b)(ii) and (iv), (c)(ii) and (d)(ii), and has received at least two years but less than three years prior training, the requirements of paragraph 1 shall be satisfied if the time he has spent working and the time he has spent training together equal—
(a) 6 years, in the cases of sub-paragraphs (a)(ii), (b)(ii) and (c)(ii);
(b) 8 years, in the cases of sub-paragraphs (a)(iv) and (b)(iv);
(c) 5 years, in the case of sub-paragraph (d)(ii).”
Specified date: 8 August 2002: see reg 1(2).