Assessing Vocational Achievement Cert L3  

 

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Course Summary

Code: R13A11B  

Starting: Flexible  

Location: Hyde Park House  

Duration:  sessions over  week(s)

Time:  - first lesson is hrs

Cost: Fee £668  

Description

The awarding body for this qualification is City and Guilds.

The units can be mixed and matched to provide a flexible, individual approach to delivery. Our holistic approach to training and assessment means that all 3 units can be covered simultaneously to provide a fully comprehensive, practical learning experience that will fully prepare you for the real world of assessing vocational competence.

To practise as a full assessor you will need to complete all three units:

Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
Assess Occupational Competence in the Workplace
Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding

It normally takes approximately 6-8 months to complete the full qualification, dependant on prior experience, qualifications, personal commitment and current job role.  

Exam fee
Exam Fee £72 (included in the above costs)

Before you enrol on this course
You will need to speak to a Learning Adviser. Please contact us on 01752 660713.

Entry requirements
You will need vocational experience and hold a level 3 qualification in the area your specialist area and have a minimum of 2 learners to assess. These learners must be provided by the candidate themselves.

Tell me about the course
The awarding body for this qualification is City and Guilds. The units can be mixed and matched to provide a flexible, individual approach to delivery. Our holistic approach to training and assessment means that all 3 units can be covered simultaneously to provide a fully comprehensive, practical learning experience that will fully prepare you for the real world of assessing vocational competence. To practise as a full assessor you will need to complete all three units: Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment Assess Occupational Competence in the Workplace Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding It normally takes approximately 6-8 months to complete the full qualification, dependant on prior experience, qualifications, personal commitment and current job role.

How wil I learn?
Delivery involves group training days, observations by assessor, visits in the workplace, personal research and distance learning, all with the on-going support of a personal mentor/tutor. An E-Portfolio will be used throughout your course. Full training will be given.

Will I need to study or practise outside the classroom?
There is a considerable amount of work for you to do in your own time for this qualification. Please allow a minimum of 3 hours per week for this.

How will I know I'm making progress?
During the first session, your tutor will discuss your goals and current level in relation to the course. Deadlines for assignments will be set and written work will be assessed regularly. You will agree your progress and next steps to complete your portfolio with your assessor as the course progresses. You will receive feedback from the delivery team at regular intervals to ensure you are making progress towards the qualification.

What will I need for the course?
Please bring a pen, notepad and an A4 lever arch file for your hand-outs. Access to a computer outside the classroom is essential

What can I learn next?
Look out for information regarding follow-on courses. Learning Advisers will be happy to provide you with information of what progression is available. Visit our website at www.oncoursesouthwest.co.uk or contact us on 01752 660713 to make an appointment.

Please Note:
Most courses attract a subsidy from the Education and Skills Funding Agency and can be used to match funding for ESF. It is a requirement of the ESFA that you complete various forms at different stages of your course, further information is available on request. Courses are subject to a minimum number of enrolments and could be cancelled if recruitment is low. In some cases, an alternative class at a different location may be offered. Room numbers are subject to change - please check when you arrive at the venue.

Location

Hyde Park House  
Mutley Plain  
Plymouth
Devon  
PL4 6LF  

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To speak to our advisers about this course please contact 01752 660713 and quote course code
R13A11B

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