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Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

This qualification is designed to provide you with the understanding, knowledge and skills needed to assess both vocational and work-based competency qualifications.

The qualification comprises three mandatory units (15 credits):
– Understand the principles and practices of assessment
– Be able to assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding
– Be able to assess occupational competence in the work environment

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13/09/2021 : North Devon : Part-time
Course Code : PTB514
Level : Level 3
Duration : 1 Year

Cost : Total Fee £862

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Course details


You will be expected to undertake a range of assessments (in the range of environments) with live students as well as team standardisation meetings. This includes:

– Coursework/project

– Portfolio of evidence

– Practical demonstration/assignment

Entry Requirements

You must be aged 19+ and have technical competence in the area you wish to assess. You should also have access to students and appropriate units for evidence submission.


Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to progress to the following job roles:

– Assessor in the vocational education sector

– Assessor in the work-based education sector

This qualification provides progression onto:

– Active IQ Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice.

– Active IQ Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice.

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Staring Date : 13/09/2021
Course Code : PTB514 North Devon campus Apply

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