If you deliver vocational qualifications which includes an element of applied learning; such as an Award/Certificate/Diploma (NVQ) or a BTEC First then you need to obtain this qualification.
The level 3 Certificate in Assessing the Quality of Assessment (QCF) has replaced the A1 and A2 qualification and is the new qualification for assessors.
This level 3 certificate expands upon the work-related focus in the level 3 Award in Assessing competence in the workplace/Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement (QCF) and covers some of the knowledge and practical skills required for particular roles in a vocational sector.
The level 3 Certificate extends individual’s knowledge and understanding of work in a particular sector. It is a suitable qualification for those wishing to change career or move into a particular area of employment following a career break: this certificate is suitable for individuals who will use all assessment methods and needs to be qualified in all aspects of assessment.
This qualification covers the principles and practices of assessment, how to assess occupational competence within the working environment and how to assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding.
This certificate is suitable for individuals who will use all assessment methods and needs to be qualified in all aspects of assessment.
How will I be assessed?
Assessment - All units are internally assessed. Each unit within the qualification has specified assessment criteria which must be met. To achieve a pass the learner must have met all the assessment criteria.
Evidence of competence may come from:
a programme of development
the recognition of prior learning (RPL)
What can I do next
Take a look at other courses in the Solutions Professional Short Course series or perhaps consider studying an accredited professional qualification with our Higher Education Institute
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