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APPROVED ELCAS COURSES FOR THE ARMED FORCES

The Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELCAS) is a funding stream available for eligible members of the Armed Forces wishing to gain nationally-recognised qualifications to assist gaining employment in civvy street.  Serving personnel, or veterans who left within the last 5 years, may both be eligible for ELCAS financial support.

ATDirect is an approved ELCAS training provider with over 12 years’ experience delivering Trainer, Assessor, and Quality Assurer qualifications.  All our Tutor staff are from a uniformed-services background.

we are an approved training provider with over 12 years’ experience delivering Trainer, Assessor, and Quality Assurer qualifications

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ELCAS-APPROVED COURSES

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ASSESSOR COURSES

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (formerly known as the A1 – course code 501/0885/2)

Summary: This course is mandatory for Assessors working in vocational assessment Centres who are making decisions about competence towards nationally-accredited qualifications.  It covers assessing competence both in real work, and training, situations.

Delivery: The qualification is delivered online – personal interactive video calls as required, allowing fully-supported completion at the learner’s pace.

Evidence required for completion: written answers to questions; practical work (4 assessments – 2 each on 2 different learners; and, a recorded discussion to finish off.

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IQA COURSES

Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice – course code 501/0887/6

Summary: This course is a ‘knowledge only’ unit and is a stepping stone to getting the 2-Unit Level 4 IQA practitioner’s qualification (see below).

Delivery: This Level 4 IQA qualification is delivered online – personal interactive video calls (1 hour each) as required, allowing fully-supported completion at the learner’s pace.

Evidence required for completion: written answers to questions; and, a recorded discussion to finish off.

Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (course code 501/0772/0)

Summary: This qualification is an Internal Quality Assurer practitioner qualification, which will allow you to get a job in a vocational assessment Centre managing Assessors.  The practice and decisions made by Assessors are supported and standardised by IQAs within a Centre.  It is common (but not mandatory) for people taking the Level 4 IQA qualifications to already have the Level 3 Assessor qualification, and experience in Assessing.

Delivery: This Level 4 IQA qualification is delivered online – personal interactive video calls (1 hour each) as required, allowing fully-supported completion at the learner’s pace.

Evidence required for completion:  written answers to questions; practical work (two observations each on two Assessors – 4 in total); and, a recorded discussion to finish off.

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TRAINER COURSES

Level 3 Award in Education and Training – course code 601/1620/1

Summary: This is an entry-level Trainer qualification, normally sufficient to secure a training role in a vocational training and assessment Centre or FE college.

Delivery: This Level 3 Trainer qualification is delivered online – personal interactive video calls (1 hour each) as required, allowing fully-supported completion at the learner’s pace.

Evidence required for completion: written answers to questions; practical work (a 15-minute observed ‘microteach’ evidence of having delivered at least 1 hr training); and, a recorded discussion to finish off.

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HOW TO GAIN ELCAS FUNDING

To gain ELCAS funding for one or more of our Assessor, Quality Assurer or Trainer courses, you should contact ELCAS directly.

You should then quote our Learning Provider name and ID (ATDirect Ltd – 11375) as well as the required course(s) by name and course code:

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement – course code 501/0885/2

Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice – course code 501/0887/6

Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice – course code 501/0772/0

Level 3 Award in Education and Training – course code 601/1620/1

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CONTACT

Feel free to contact us directly with your course-related queries by phone, email or using the contact form below:

0800 246 5574

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