Business and Management

Assessing: Vocational Achievement Level 3 Work-based Certificate

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

There are various start dates throughout the year and can take up to two years to complete the qualification.

Entry requirements

You must be working in a role where you are required to assess competence based qualifications in the work place, e.g. NVQs and you are required to assess/moderate within a college, training workshop or classroom situation.

You will achieve

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Course overview

The course covers the understanding of principles and practices of assessment, assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding and assessing occupational competence in the work environment.

Course content

This qualification will be delivered through a variety of activities and one to one tutorials.

The course consists of the following modules:

  • Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
  • Assess Vocational Skills; Knowledge and Understanding
  • Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment

You will study:

  • Understand the principles; planning and decision making of assessment
  • Understand different assessment methods and how to involve learners and others in assessment
  • Understand quality assurance of assessment process
  • Understand how to manage information relating to assessment
  • Understand the legal and good practice requirements in relation to assessment
  • Plan the assessment of occupational competence
  • Make assessment decisions about occupational competence
  • Provide information following the assessment of occupational competence
  • Prepare for and carry out feedback on assessments of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding and occupational competence
  • Maintain legal and good practice when assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding and occupational competence

You will be assessed through the coursework you produce and the activities you take part in.

No specialist equipment required.

You will study in your workplace.

How much does the course cost?

£800 full fee payable.

Extra information

This course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk. about eligibility and how to apply. You can also visit the Advanced Learner Loan page.

 

 

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Barnsley College has a range of sports opportunities for all students to take part in, gain professional training and compete nationally and internationally. We also have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates. You don’t have to be studying sport to get involved in the Sports Academy.

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Assessing: Vocational Achievement Level 3 Work-based Certificate

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