Unlock Your Potential with the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)!
Are you ready to take your career to the next level? Our Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF) is your gateway to becoming a proficient vocational assessor. Whether you’re just starting your journey or aiming to enhance your existing skills, this course is tailored to empower you with the expertise needed in the dynamic world of vocational assessment.
What sets our course apart?
Comprehensive Learning: Our curriculum blends academic knowledge with practical application, offering you a holistic understanding of assessment principles, practices, and methodologies. You’ll not only grasp the theories but also learn how to apply them effectively.
Real-World Competence: We prioritise hands-on learning by enabling you to assess occupational competence in real workplace settings. This invaluable experience ensures you are fully equipped to excel as a vocational assessor.
Versatile Skill Set: You’ll gain the ability to assess vocational skills, knowledge, and understanding, ensuring that you can meet the diverse needs of learners. Whether you’re working in workshops, classrooms, or other training environments, our course prepares you for success.
Legal Proficiency: We’ll guide you through the essential legal requirements associated with assessment practices. You’ll emerge not only as a skilled assessor but also as a knowledgeable and compliant professional.
Self-Evaluation: Beyond assessing others, our course encourages you to evaluate your own performance in terms of occupational skills, knowledge, and understanding. This self-awareness is vital for continuous improvement in your field.
Don’t miss this opportunity to become a master assessor and unlock new career horizons. Join us today and embark on a journey towards professional excellence. Enrol now to realize your potential as a recognized and in-demand vocational assessor in your chosen field! Your future starts here.
Advantages you’ll receive:
High-quality virtual learning materials.
24/7 module access.
User-friendly online platform.
Compliance with standards.
Exceptional customer service.
The “Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)” is a comprehensive program that equips assessment staff with essential knowledge and practical skills. This qualification comprises three units, allowing learners to earn a total of 12 credits. Typically completed within 3-6 months by distance learning students, the course offers a maximum completion window of 12 months. To achieve the full 15 credits, participants must successfully complete all three mandatory units. They are as follows:
Understanding the principles and practices of assessment.
Assessing occupational competence in the work environment.
Assessing vocational skills, knowledge, and understanding.
Additionally, participants will learn to:
Utilise various assessment methods effectively.
Manage assessment-related information efficiently.
Make informed assessment decisions.
Ensure the quality and compliance of assessments with legal and best practice standards.
Strategically plan assessments of occupational competence.
Acquire proficiency in assessing vocational skills, knowledge, and comprehension.
Develop the ability to assess occupational competence within a workplace context.
Gain insights into assessment principles and requirements.
Upon course completion, individuals will be well-prepared to conduct assessments of vocational skills, knowledge, and understanding, meeting the necessary standards and requirements.
The primary objective of this qualification is to validate an individual’s proficiency in an occupational position, aligning with the established industry standards. This comprehensive Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF) program empowers learners to cultivate the knowledge and skills essential for precise evaluation of occupational competence, whether in a workplace setting or beyond.
Who is this course for?
The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement from Focus Awards is designed for individuals who evaluate both job-related proficiency within a workplace and vocational skills, as well as knowledge and comprehension in settings such as workshops, classrooms, or other training environments, distinct from assessing competence within a work setting.
This qualification has no specific entry requirements and is accredited for learners aged 19 years and above, including those with a minimum of a high school education and Level 3 AET (Award in Education and Training).
After completing the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (CAVA), learners often have several course progression options to further their education and career development:
Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (IQA): This qualification is suitable for those who wish to become internal quality assurers, ensuring that assessment processes and practices meet industry standards.
Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training (CET): For those interested in becoming educators or trainers, this qualification focuses on the skills and knowledge required to teach in various learning environments.
Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (IQA): This qualification is designed for individuals who want to take on leadership roles in quality assurance within assessment processes.
Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (DET): This advanced qualification is suitable for educators and trainers looking to enhance their teaching skills and knowledge
Progression to higher education: Completing CAVA can also be a stepping stone for individuals interested in pursuing a higher education degree in education, training, or related fields.
Specialised training courses: Depending on career goals, learners can choose from a variety of specialised training courses in areas such as leadership, management, or specific vocational subjects.
Total Qualification Time
The Total Qualification Time (TQT) includes both guided learning hours (GLH) and an approximation of the hours a student is expected to dedicate to independent preparation, studying, or any other learning activities, including assessments, that are directed by educational staff but not directly supervised by them. The credit value of a qualification is determined by TQT, with one credit equivalent to 10 hours of learning. The Total Qualification Time for this specific qualification is 150 hours.
Guided Learning Hours
The term “Guided Learning Hours” encompasses all instances of direct interaction, support, or oversight provided to a learner by an educator, supervisor, tutor, trainer, or a suitable education/training provider. The specific Guided Learning Hours for this qualification amount to 84 hours.
Method of Assessment:
Assessment tasks involve a series of concise assignments that you need to finish to demonstrate your understanding of the material and include references in your work.
Unit 2 and Unit 3 require mandatory observation videos that should each last at least 30 minutes. Unit 1 involves a written assessment.
You’re required to submit all assignments through the online portal.
To pass, you must fulfil all the learning objectives; there are no grades assigned.
Completing CAVA opens doors to careers in assessment and quality assurance in vocational education and training. It qualifies you as a competent assessor and leads to various opportunities in the education sector. Some of them are as follows:
Assessor in a Training Provider or College
Internal Quality Assurer (IQA)
External Quality Assurer (EQA)
Training and Development
Education Management and Leadership
Specialised Assessment Roles
Freelance or Self-Employed Assessor
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How do our courses work?
Purchase and payment
Once you've confirmed the details, proceed to complete the payment using your preferred payment method (credit/debit card, PayPal, etc.).
Upon completing the purchase, you'll receive an email containing instructions on how to access the course.
After completing all the required modules or assessments within the course, you may be eligible to receive a certificate of completion.
If you encounter any difficulties or have questions while taking the course, you can typically reach out to the course instructor or support team for assistance.