Business & Professional


Course Title: Assessor Qualifications – Units 1 & 2
Course Code: TA012

Department: Business & Professional
Course Type: Part Time

This qualification is intended for assessors who assess occupational competence in an individual's work environment. Candidates need to be a practitioner in the workplace and have access to methods of assessment - observation of performance, questioning the learner, etc.



City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment (QCF)

Course Content

Unit 1 (Understanding the principles and practices of assessment) plus Unit 2 (Assess occupational competence in the work environment):
-Be able to plan the assessment of occupational competence
-Be able to make assessment decisions about occupational competence
-Be able to provide required information following the assessment of occupational competence
-Be able to maintain legal and good practice requirements when assessing occupational competence.
You will be assessed by:
Initial advice and guidance followed by workshop(s) and individual observation as necessary. It includes the following assessment methods (although not all of these require performance evidence):
-Observation of performance in the work environment
-Examining products of work
-Questioning the learner
-Discussing with the learner
-Use of others (witness testimony)
-Looking at learners' statements
-Recognising prior learning.

Next Steps

Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Career Opportunities

This is an essesntial qualification for any employee in the workplace with a role in assessing the work of others, through portfolio or observed performance.

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
We run on demand. Contact us for dates. Part Time On Demand - please see
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+
£440.00 £420.00 £420.00

Additional Costs


Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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