Understanding The Principles And Practices Of Assessment Level 3 Award Rqf Qcf

Course Description

This Assessor Award will become the minimum requirement for Trainers delivering First Aid at Work qualifications from October 2015.

100% theory based, this can be completed online through our Virtual Learning Environment or it can be added to a number of our Train the Trainer courses.

Learners choosing to complete the full Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement will be able to put this Unit towards their course in the future.

Future Course Dates

“In-house / onsite courses for groups” – we offer flexible course delivery, at a time convenient for you and your staff when delivered at your site.

This course is delivered in-house to a maximum of 12 delegates.

“Open courses for individual” – pre-register your interest in forthcoming open course dates held around the UK.

Aimed at

All trainers who require an assessing qualification, specifically First Aid trainers who by October 2015 will all require this qualification to work to teach and assess First Aid courses.

Course Content

Candidates will only need to complete Unit 1 to achieve the minimum assessor qualification.

Unit 1 – D/601/5313 Understanding the principles and practices of assessment

  • Credit Value 3
  • Theory based module completed online through our Virtual Learning Environment

Assessment and Award

Assessment is portfolio based through varied coursework assignments. Upon successful completion, the qualification awarded is the Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment (RQF (QCF))


Flexible – up to 6 months


Please contact us for a specific training proposal and quote.