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Certificate In Assessing Vocational Achievement

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Course General Information

  • Available Delivery Method:
  • Online/Distance or Work-Based/Classroom
  • Qualification Gained:
  • Pearson Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Guided learning hours:
  • 74 hours
  • Online/Distance Learning Fee:
  • £595
  • Work-Based/Classroom Learning Fee:
  • £625
  • Next Work-Based/Classroom Learning Date:
  • October 4th, 2018
* This course is available for workplace or classroom delivery on demand.

Course Notes

Who is this course for?

This qualification is intended for those who assess both occupational competence in the work environment and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in environments other than the workplace (for example a workshop, classroom or other training environment).

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. assessment for this course is through a portfolio of evidence, with practical exercises involving you, the student assessing at least two staff/candidates/learners on a vocational course.

Practical Benefits:

This certificate enables successful participants to assess NVQ candidates, and others on VRQ Courses.


Be aged 19 and above, have a good standard of literacy, numeracy and ICT.


48 guided learning hours


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

Locations and modes of delivery:

This Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement course is available through training classes, online or work based learning from our centre in Belfast Northern Ireland UK and open to everyone worldwide.

Independent feedback from our teachers/tutors enables development of key knowledge and principles in the area of vocational 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.

Course Description

The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement qualification is otherwise known as TAQA. This course replaces the old A1 assessor Award.

Participants on this course will attend classes in a physical building, and/or through a learning management system. Typical coursework activities include producing evidence in a variety of formats and demonstrating competence in assessing learners on vocational environments.

You will be observed twice planning, assessing and feeding back to your learners. You will also complete a professional discussion with a qualified assessor, covering the assessment process followed whilst assessing your learners. In order to cover the knowledge aspect of the course there will be a number of assignment tasks to complete, and the briefs for assignment tasks will be provided in the classroom and/or online for your convenience.

For more information on actual prices (which vary depending on individual circumstances), please contact the centre through the contact us form on this website. You can also call the centre manager direct on 07821074362.

Courses currently run in Belfast, County Antrim only.

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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