Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment

Who is this course for?

 This qualification is suitable for anyone wishing to become an assessor of QCF qualifications. It replaces the A1 and D32/D33 Awards.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this programme but you will need professional expertise within the vocational area you wish to assess and a reasonable level of literacy.

Course content

  • Underpinning knowledge about assessment
  • Assessment planning
  • Observation of assessment practice
  • Shadowing of a qualified assessor
  • Portfolio building
  • Standardisation / quality assurance

Delivery mode

  • I-I induction and / or workshops (depending on current level of experience of assessment)  date TBA
  • Shadowing an experienced assessor – to be arranged
  • Supported working with QCF learners
  • Final portfolio building 1-1 to be arranged

Assessment is though a portfolio consisting of a workbook, observations, product evidence and professional discussion.


Contact us today on 0800 5999 416 or email elenedwards@topps.org.uk for further information including course costs.