New Assessors Award (TAQA) (Replaces the old A1 Assessors Award)
Assessing Vocational Achievement (Level 3 Certificate)
These qualifications have been revised and replace the old A1 Assessors Award to confirm the requirements of the new QCF (Qualifications and Credit Framework). These qualifications are knowledge and competence-based.
This means that it is linked to a person having the knowledge and the ability to competently perform a range of tasks connected with their work in their workplace.
What are the qualifications about?
The Award in Assessing Candidates (Assessor) is designed for people who want to assess NVQ/SVQ/QCF candidates. You'll gain the skills needed for collecting and judging evidence of competence. You can choose to specialise in following:
The Edexcel Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment(QCF):
This award is designed for assessors who assess occupational competence in an individual’s work environment.
The Edexcel Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (15 QCF Credits 649.99)
Assessing Competence in the Work Environment is for practitioners who assess the demonstration of competence in a work environment using the following assessment methods: observation/examining work products/oral questioning and discussion/use of witnesses/learner statements/Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
You will have monthly meetings with your tutor via Skype, phone and one-to-one to give you the support that is needed to get you to completion.
You will receive valuable feedback on all coursework submitted.