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Pearson BTEC Award In Assessing Competence In The Work Environment Northern Ireland

BTEC - http://www.edexcel.com/quals/btec/Pages/default.aspx

Course General Information

  • Available Delivery Method:
  • Online/Distance or Work-Based/Classroom
  • Qualification Gained:
  • Pearson Edexcel BTEC Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Guided learning hours:
  • 30 hours
  • Online/Distance Learning Fee:
  • £425
  • Work-Based/Classroom Learning Fee:
  • £495
  • Next Work-Based/Classroom Learning Date:
  • December 1st, 2017
* This course is available for workplace or classroom delivery on demand.

Course Notes

Who is this course for?

This short course in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment will allow you to assess learners in their workplace to obtain a QCF qualification.. In our online course, delivery is fast and flexible with full tutorial support throughout. Learning takes place through our state-of-the-art learning management system, and assessment in a work environment. You will need access to students on an accredited course to meet the required standards.

Practical Benefits:

You will gain valuable assessing skills, and knowledge in the assessment process.

Prerequisites:

Be aged 19 and above, have a good standard of literacy, numeracy and ICT. To complete the qualification you must be occupationally competent. You must also have identified at least two candidates undertaking training/assessment that you are able to assess.

Duration:

54 guided learning hours

Cost:

See above for costs, prices are subject to change and you should contact us prior to booking.

Locations and modes of delivery:

This award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment is available through training classes, online or work based learning from our centre in Belfast Northern Ireland UK and open to everyone worldwide.

Support and feedback from our assessors help in the development of key knowledge and principles in the area of assessment. If you prefer to have this course delivered at your workplace or for a group, please contact us for more information using the form provided.

This course comprises two units.:

Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment (3 credits)
and
Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment
(6 credits)

Course Description

The NEW Assessor Awards are now based on 3 units which now are divided into 4 separate Assessor Awards depending on what you need to assess.

This Pearson Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment is intended for assessors who assess occupational competence in a work environment.

This award can be achieved by attending the two day workshop in Belfast, or online, and is assessed by professional discussion, workplace observation and a portfolio of work product evidence. You will need to meet up with your Assessor at some point in the programme.

The two units covered are:

Unit 1 Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment (3 credits)

Unit 2 Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment (6 credits)

Please refer to the separate webpage for learning outcomes for Understanding Principles and Practices of Assessment.

The Learning outcomes, or what you should be able to Know, Understand or Do for Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment are as follows:

Be able to plan the assessment of occupational competence

Be able to make assessment decisions about occupational competence

Be able to provide required information following the assessment of occupational competence

Be able to maintain legal and good practice requirements when assessing occupational competence

For this course, you will consider the competence of the people you train/assess within the work environment. You will need access to two working people who are studying for a qualification that you can be observed assessing, and you will be required to produce a portfolio of evidence in support of those assessments.

Need More Info?

If you are unsure whether this course is for you or your team, contact HRD Services to request a free consultation or information pack.

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