Childcare and Teacher Training

Assessing Vocational Achievement (Early Years) Level 3 Work-based

In Brief

Duration

This course runs for 36 weeks.

Entry requirements

You should be at least 19 years old with a suitable Level 3 qualification in Childcare, Health and Social Care or Clinical Health.

You will achieve

Level 3 qualification in Assessing Vocational Achievement.

Last updated: 30th October 2017

Course overview

This qualification covers understanding the principles and practices of assessment, assessing occupational competence in the work environment and assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding. It is intended for those who assess in the work environment and in other training environments such as workshops or classrooms.

Course content

The certificate requires 15 credits:

  • Understanding the principles and practices of assessment
  • Access occupational competence in the work environment
  • Access vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through work based assessments in the workplace and various evidence methods throughout the programme, building up a portfolio.

 

What equipment will I need?

You will be required to provide a lever arch file, plastic wallets, dividers pen and paper. A copy of the standards will be given to you by your tutor on your first visit.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
Barnsley
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

Level 4 qualification for Internal Quality Assurance.

How much does the course cost?

Course fees: £800 full fee payable.

Extra information

Full Fee Payable

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

Contact the Information Unit

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

Additional Learning Support

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

Disclaimer

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

Assessing Vocational Achievement (Early Years) Level 3 Work-based