Assessing Competence In The Workplace | Essex

Distance Learning or 3 Day Instructor Led Course

This course will provide you with a full assessor qualification

The course is completed in two parts.  The first module being understanding the principles and practices of assessment.  This can be completed through 2 days taught input in the classroom or via a distance learning approach.

The second part will take the form of practical assessments which will assess your abilities when assessing occupational competence in an individuals work environment.  You must show that you are able to use observation as an assessment method as well as the assessment of work products and the questioning of the learner.  You can of course use other assessment methods alongside this if you wish. It should be noted that simulation is not allowed for these assessments and a candidate must be assessed performing workplace tasks. You are able to use accredited prior learning for this module if you have completed the Understanding principles and practices of assessment previously.  We can also take other qualification to the awarding body to see if these can be used against any criteria. You are able to use accredited prior learning for this module if you have completed the Understanding principles and practices of assessment previously.  We can also take other qualification to the awarding body to see if these can be used against any criteria.

Course Fee

Distance Learning £595 PP Inc.
Classroom Based  £745 PP Inc.

Mileage is charged at 25p per mile over 25 miles for assessments.

Who is this course for?

This course will provide the learner with an accredited assessor qualification.  It is designed for those needing to assess the competence of learners in the workplace.
Assessing compétence is the workplace is necessary to ensure staff are both confident and competent in their work.  this course helps set a bench mark for all employees that helps to maintain consistency and standardisation within roles.
Not only will the course allow you to assess individuals in the workplace, but also allow you to have the incredibly rewarding role of being able to develop learners and see first hand their skills and knowledge can be enhanced.

I had a great time on this course, Hazel made the process easy and was incredibly flexible with her approach which was perfect for our work environment.

Oliver James