Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (Formerly A1)

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is delivered on request and therefore dates will be agreed during the booking.

Course Content

All learners must have access to a minimum of 2 registered candidates in order to complete this qualification. The end result following the 2 day course, 1:1 assessment and appropriate portfolio submission will be a nationally recognised Assessor qualification. The units covered are:

  • Understanding the principles & practices of assessment
  • Assessing occupational competence in the work environment
  • Assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding
The course will be followed by individual workplace assessment & guidance.


By the end of the session delegates will be able to:-

  • Assessment planning
  • Objective setting
  • Understanding assessment & rules of evidence
  • Carry out assessment & the recording of assessment
  • Applying skills in a practical situation
  • Complete standardisation activities
  • Understand internal and external verification processes
  • Develop and understanding of NVQ practices and procedures


Buffet lunch and teas/ coffees provided. Please inform us of any special dietary requirements.


Emma Codd  01432 377027 or email emma@hgta.org