Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

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.