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    About the course

    For aspiring assessors, admin staff, managers, HR or quality assurance personnel wishing to understand the assessment process and best practice.

    How much does it cost?

    £390

    Who is it suitable for?

    This course is suitable for you if:

    • You aspire to be an assessor.  
    • Are ideally working with a training provider or have an awareness of assessment
    • Have contact with an experienced assessor in the workplace for mentoring support

    Awarding Body

    Gateway Qualifications

    Why study?

    Learners will be invited to attend an initial induction session on a 1:1 basis, complete a skill scan and start a training plan for the course. Assignments are completed following attendance of a further three x 3-hour delivery sessions. Personal research and study will be required. Each learner will have access to a personal tutor/assessor for delivery and 1:1 work.

    This is a knowledge only Award consisting of 1 unit.

    Where will this course take me?

    Any of the other TAQA L3 units or a Teacher training course. 

    Core modules

    • The principles and requirements of assessment 
    • Understanding different types of assessment 
    • Understand how to plan assessment 
    • Understand how to involve learners and others in assessment 
    • Understand how to make assessment decisions 
    • Understand the assessors’ contribution to quality assurance 
    • Understand how to manage information relating to occupational competence 
    • Understand legal and good practice requirements in relation to assessment 

    How will I be assessed?

    Written responses to an assignment will be captured in an e portfolio system, which also provide online assessment decisions and feedback. A CPD record and reflective journal will need to be completed.

    Will I have to provide anything?

    You will attend the course from home, so a device, such as a tablet or laptop would be essential to have, as well as a quite area to work from and a good Wi-Fi signal.

    I'm interested. What should I do now?

    Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
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