Overview top

This course provides an opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable learners to perform the role of internal quality assurer.

The course is aimed at staff working in education who conduct internal quality assurance of the assessment process from within a centre / organisation, by sample planning, monitoring and advising on the practice of assessors.

You will complete two units allowing you to plan and implement quality assurance processes.  The qualification is delivered through a combination of one to one tutorials and remote delivery.  Assessment is completed through internally set assignments, observations and work products.

You will study the following two units:

  1. Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment
  2. Internally assure the quality of assessment

Entry Requirements top

Candidates must be in a position where they are currently carrying out assessing and verification within a minimum of two clients.

There are no formal entry requirements for candidates undertaking these qualifications. However, it is the responsibility of the centre to ensure that candidates have the skills, potential and opportunity to gain the qualifications successfully.

There are no age limits attached to candidates undertaking the qualifications unless this is a legal requirement of the process or the environment in which they operate. However, it is not expected that candidates for these qualifications would be younger than 18.

Assessment top

Required to attend fortnightly sessions, collect evidence, complete a professional discussion and be observed in an assessment environment.

Further Information top

Course fee £504