VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
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This qualification is intended for those who assess both occupational competence in the work environment and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in a workshop, classroom or other training environment other than assessing competence in a work environment This qualification is designed for those aged 19 years or older and supports personal employability and the journey to becoming a qualified vocational assessor. The units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. The prerequisite to enrol on this course requires a full competence in the vocational subject area that you will be assessing and access to a cohort of learners, to ensure that you can gather required evidence of real assessments. Learners are required to be 19-year-old +.
Primary outcomes – The course content of the VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement lays down a foundation of skills in preparation for learners to enter specific sectors of education and training as a vocational assessor. All the units in this qualification relate directly to the specific job role of a vocational assessor.
Context – The Guided Learning Hours for this qualification are published as 84 hours (TQT 150)
Course Duration – Three Month period
The programme includes:
Practical and theoretical preparation for a career as a vocational assessor. Units covering the principles and practices of assessment, assessing learners’ occupational competence in the workplace and assessing vocational skills, and knowledge and understanding of education and training
Three sessions held over a two-month period (from registration).
This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of written evidence and a summative observation*
The final summative assessment observation will be carried out at the individual’s placement location or by media (if appropriate) * Subject to Government COVID-19 requirements in the learner area
Tutor support through (Skype/Phone/Teams/Zoom) throughout the three-month period.