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VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement 

(Formally known as A1)

Who is the course for?

The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a vocational assessor. This qualification is designed for learners aged 19 years or older and will support you to gain employment as a vocational assessor, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. 

This is a practical-based qualification intended for those who assess both occupational competence in the work environment, and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in environments other than the workplace (i.e. workshop, classroom or other training environment). Entry onto this qualification will require you to have full competence in the vocational subject area that you will be assessing and you will need access to a cohort of learners, so that you can gather evidence of real assessments.

What will I study on the course?

This qualification includes units covering the principles and practices of assessment, assessing learners' occupational competence in the work place and assessing vocational skills, and knowledge and understanding of education and training.

What will I need for the course?

Entry onto this qualification will require you to have full competence in the vocational subject area that you will be assessing and you will need access to a cohort of learners, so that you can gather evidence of real assessments.

How will I be assessed?

Student full assessment comprises of completion of course project and two individual observations facilitating the learner assessment process.

How long is the course?

  • Delivery of the course material will be over 2 day’s
  • All observations to be completed within 3 months of the course date

Course costs

£350  (please contact us if you require a payment plan) 01525 219359 or email info@cedarsupper.org.uk