This accredited qualification is intended for 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 course enables the student to understand how to assess competence in the work environment as well as teaching them the practices and principles of assessment. The course is intended for anyone who assesses progress in their work environment such as in schools, and offices.
Learners are required to be 18 years and above and must be competent in the field within which they want to assess. Preferably a minimum of level 3 or above with experience. It is also recommended that learners are IT literate.
Method of Assessment
Assessment takes place through evaluation of work-based performance, presenting evidence, witness testimony and questioning. A portfolio of evidence is produced which demonstrates that the candidate can perform to the level described.
Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement