The VTCT Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment is a practical-based qualification intended for assessors who assess occupational competence in an individual’s work environment.
VTCT Course Code: AG30200
Qualification no: 500/9756/8
Minimum credits: 9
Age restriction: 19+
Mandatory units (from this group you’ll need to cover a minimum of 1 units and earn a minimum of 3 credits)
UV30563 (D/601/5313) – Understanding the principles and practices of assessment
UV30564 (H/601/5314) – Assess occupational competence in the work environment
Course fees to be advised, please email us for details.
When you are undertaking unit UV30564 you must have access to learners that are undertaking qualifications as you will be required to assess at least two students on two different occasions.
Please see the ROA book (above) for full breakdown of course content.
Frequently asked questions
Who is the Course for?
This Award is for individuals who assess competence in a work environment.
How is the course organised?
To complete this Award you will be required to undertake two days ‘off the job training’. During this time you will learn about the theories and principles that underpin assessment practice. Once you have attended the training sessions you will be asked to complete a relatively short written assignment to demonstrate that you understand the theories and principles of assessment.
How will I be assessed?
Once your assignment for unit one has been successfully completed you will be allocated a personal tutor who will work with you on a one to one basis to guide you through the requirements for unit two and the evidence that you have to collect to show that you have assessed at least two individuals on at least two different occasions. You will be observed undertaking assessment and you will have to show that you have participated in standardization meetings
Are there any entry requirements?
You must have access to opportunities for you to assess individuals in a real working environment for unit two.
Further Questions / More information
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