Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational

Description

Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)

(QRN – 601/6104/8)

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)is aimed at those who assess both occupational competence in the work environment and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in environments other than the workplace (for example a workshop, classroom or other training environment).

This qualification will introduce learners to the principles and practices of assessment, assessment of occupational competence in the work environment and the assessment of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding.

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.

Progression Routes

 Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

  • Focus Awards Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Focus Awards Level 4 in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices
  • Focus Awards Level 4 in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices
  • Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices

Credit:15 points  GLH:84  TQT:234

  • Assessments of the learner in simulated environments 
  • Skills tests
  • Oral and written questions
  • Assignments 
  • Projects
  • Case studies
  • Recognising prior learning

There must be evidence of the candidate assessor carrying out at least 2 assessments of two learners’ skills, knowledge and understanding (four assessments in total).

What Will I Learn?

  • Learn to become an assessor and get into teaching and training regulated certificated courses

Topics for this course

44 Lessons

Introduction

Induction
Instructions for this course

LO1. Understanding the principles and practices of assessment D/601/5313

2. Understand different types of assessment method

3. Understand how to plan assessment

4. Understand how to involve learners and others in assessment

5. Understand how to make assessment decisions

6. Understand quality assurance of the assessment process

7. Understand how to manage information relating to assessment

8. Understand the legal and good practice requirements in relation to assessment

LO2 Assess occupational competence in the work environment H/601/53141. Be able to plan the assessment of occupational competence

2. Be able to make assessment decisions about occupational competence

3. Be able to provide required information following the assessment of occupational competence

4. Be able to maintain legal and good practice requirements when assessing occupational competence

LO3 Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding F/601/53191. Be able to prepare assessments of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

2. Be able to carry out assessments of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

3. Be able to provide required information following the assessment of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

4. Be able to maintain legal and good practice requirements when assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

£895.00

Material Includes

  • 1 days practical with 4 case studies
  • Online tuition
  • Level 3 Certificate

Requirements

  • Learners should be at least 19 to undertake the qualification.

Target Audience

  • All people wishing to start teaching regulated certificates. Must hold an industry related qualification