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Assessor Courses

The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Assessor Training Direct (ATDirect) offers fast-track Level 3 Assessor courses, specialising in the delivery of the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (formerly the A1).  The courses are ideal for busy people who need to be qualified and productive, fast.  We are very hard to beat in terms of quality and flexibility of training, competitive in price, and we ensure you get qualified quickly and without fuss, with all the support you need from your personal Tutor/Assessor.

The Level 3 Assessor Certificate is the recognised qualification for Assessors working in any occupation, in both the public and private sector.  The qualification covers the skills, knowledge and understanding you need to assess others in both work and training environments using a range of assessment methods.

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Construction Worker With Clipboard Assessing Digger Driver

ABOUT ASSESSOR COURSES

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IN-HOUSE COURSES

For companies & organisations with groups of trainees

A 1-day Assessor course is delivered for two or more trainees at a time and place of your choosing anywhere in the United Kingdom.

£595+VAT per head for a group of 4

£645+VAT per head for a group of 3

£695+VAT per head for a group of 2

In-house courses at a venue of your choice can be delivered in line with the current Covid-19 restrictions

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ONLINE COURSES

For individuals or small groups looking for flexible/convenient training

Training is delivered online via email and integrated Skype sessions and is both flexible and convenient.  The training is driven by your own timetable and can be broken up into bite-sized sessions to fit around busy home and work commitments.

£645+VAT per head

Online Courses are running as normal during the Coronavirus outbreak.

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SCHEDULED COURSES

Open courses for anybody looking to get qualified

These are regular, 1-day Assessor courses in key locations around the UK, including London, Birmingham and Manchester. Training is in small groups and for people from any occupation.  Just pick a date and location and get in touch!

Upcoming dates:

Upcoming dates:

Manchester – 22 June 2021, 23 June 2021

London – 6 July 2021, 7 July 2021

£645+VAT per head

We have resumed classroom-based courses from June 2021, in line with coronavirus guidelines.

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FAQs

What are the Course Entry Requirements?

There are no entry or qualification requirements for the Assessor course.

We do, however, recommend that the online training route is best-suited to people with some experience of assessment.

What is the structure of this qualification?

The Level 3 Assessor Certificate comprises 3 units of competence:

  1. Understand principles and practice
  2. Assess occupational competence in the work environment
  3. Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

All 3 units are mandatory.

What do I have to do to get qualified?

  • 1-day training course
  • 4 practical assessments – the first assessment takes place on the training course day.
  • Gather evidence for your Portfolio of Evidence (with our personal support as required).

How is the Course Assessed?

You are assessed on the basis of a Portfolio of Evidence.  You will be allocated an Assessor who will support you through the process of gathering evidence for your portfolio.

How Long Does it Take to Get Qualified?

If getting qualified is a priority for you, it is possible to be certificated 3 weeks after you’ve completed the 1-day training course.

Who Awards the Certificates?

Your certificate is awarded by NCFE, a nationally-recognised Awarding Body for the Assessor, IQA and Trainer qualifications.

What does the course cost include?

The cost includes all pre-course preparation and materials, training, Awarding Body (NCFE) registration fee, Centre admin fee, portfolio, personal on-going support & guidance through to qualification, and certification.

Are there other Assessor Qualifications?

There are 3 other Assessor qualifications:

  1.  A theory-only qualification
  2. A 2-unit award which covers assessing in a work environment only
  3. A 2-unit award which covers assessing in a training environment only

We recommend the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (the 3-unit qualification) because it covers all of the above and will equip you to assess in different environments using a wide range of assessment methods.  However, if you wish to pursue one of the above, please contact us for further details.

For more about the Assessor Qualifications visit here.

Whatever your occupation and wherever you are based, our friendly team will be happy to discuss your requirements and answer any questions

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HOW TO BOOK

To book, just give us a call, email us or complete the contact form below and we’ll be in touch shortly.

0800 246 5574

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