Outdoor Adventure and Sports Coaching


Course Title: 1st4Sport Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement in Sport
Course Code: OR182

This course is designed to prepare an Assessor to operate in the Active Leisure & Learning vocational setting.

Successful completion of the qualification will enable the Assessor to work in either the public or private sector assessing learners on a vocational learning programme, such as a UKCC coaching qualification.



Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocational Achievement - AAVRA

Course Content

The Award is made up of 2 units:
Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding

A portfolio is provided to compile the qualification where both the underpinning knowledge and the practical skills of an Assessor are assessed.

Entry Requirements

It is recommended that learners have an appropriate vocational or competency-based qualification at least one level above the qualification they will be assessing. To achieve the qualification, learners must have access to assessment opportunities in their own specialist area. Prior to registration, learners are required to be 18 years or over.

Next Steps

Once experience has been gained in assessment practice (suggested time period over 2 years) the Level 4 AIQA can be achieved to work within quality assurance.

Career Opportunities

Work within the UKCC structure working for National Governing Body or Centre for Sport.