Course overview

Assessing Competence in the Work Environment City of Bristol College

Ideal for those wishing to start a career as an Assessor and looking to gain the knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice of assessment.

Throughout this flexibly delivered course, you will learn to assess the demonstration of competence in a work environment using different assessment methods.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This qualification is suitable for practitioners who assess the demonstration of competence in a work environment. It allows individuals the opportunity to develop and improve their practice as well as achieving a professional qualification for their chosen role.

This qualification is available to anyone working in accredited learning, non-accredited learning the NQF and the QCF.

What you'll learn

Throughout the course of the programme, you will:

  • Be observed assessing two learners covering 3 assessment methods in the working environment
  • Have evidence of attending standardisation meetings/activities
  • Keep a record of your continuing professional development and reflect on your practice

Course entry requirements

To join the course you will need two learners to assess.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a work-based competency qualification and an assessor will support and guide you through the qualification.

This Award is made up of 2 units and totals 9 credits.

Future career and study opportunities

On successful completion of this Award, you could work towards Level 4 Award in Internal Quality Assurance.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery.

Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like study visits and visiting speakers. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

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