Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is intended for those who assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in environments other than the work environment (for example a workshop, classroom or other training environment).
How long will it take?
To complete this qualification, learners should expect to undertake a minimum of 54 hours of learning.
These include understanding the principles and practices of assessment, and assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding.
This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.
HABC Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment (QCF)
£ 175 + VAT
This qualification is intended for those who wish to gain an understanding of the principles and practices of assessment without any requirement to practice as assessors.
HABC Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment (QCF)
£500 + VAT
This qualification is intended for assessors who assess occupational competence in an individual’s work environment. It includes the following assessment methods (although not all of these require performance evidence):
- Observation of performance in the work environment
- Use of others (witness testimony)
- Examining products of work
- Questioning the learner
- Discussing with the learner
- Looking at learner statements
- Recognising prior learning.
HABC Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement (QCF)