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NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (CAVA)

Subject Area
Early Years & Education
Start Date
6 October 2021
Additional Start Date
1 February 2022
Study Mode
Part-time
Duration
6 weeks

This certificate is designed for learners who are or wish to assess knowledge and understanding and vocational competency in the work place.

Course Modules/units

The course consists of 3 units:

  • Understanding the principals and practice of assessment
  • Assess occupational competence in the work environment
  • Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

Entry Requirements

GCSE or equivalent at Grade 4 (C) or above in Maths and English.

Trainee assessors MUST have access and be able to assess at least two learners in the workplace. It is the trainee assessor’s responsibility to find their own learners.

Dates and Course Durations

6th October 2021 - 17th Nov 2021, 5.30pm - 8.30pm

1st February 2022 - 15th Mar 2022, 5.30pm - 8.30pm

Study Method

The course will be classroom-based for knowledge and practical work will be assessed in the workplace.

Assessments

Learners will be required to produce a portfolio of evidence as well as being observed.

Course Fees

£811

The fees for this course can vary depending on funding eligibility, if you feel you may qualify for funding, please contact the Funding Team.

Reasons to choose this course

You will be assessed in the workplace by fully qualified workplace assessors as well as support during class based lessons.

Skills you will develop

You will develop skills to enable you to assess learners in the workplace helping them to gain their own qualifications.

Course progression

After successfully completing this course learners may progress to:

L4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

L4 Certificate in Education and Training

Career progression

  • Workplace assessor/trainer
  • Internal Quality Assurer

About the course tutors

Tutors and assessors are all fully qualified with years of ‘on the job’ experience in their own occupational competency.

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