QA Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification allows Learners to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to effectively perform the role of an Assessor in a wide range of contexts.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who need to:

  • Assess occupational competence in the work environment


  • Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding outside the work environment i.e. training setting

Transferable to any sector that the Learner has occupational competence in, this qualification provides a national benchmark for best practice in assessing.

Successful Learners will leave with the skills required to assess competency based qualifications such as NVQs as well as vocational qualifications such as first aid.

Course OverviewQualification Specification

Throughout the qualification Learners will build an in-depth knowledge of assessing, covering key topics including: principles and practices of assessment, types of assessment methods, the importance of quality assurance in assessment processes and more.  For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That's why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price 150-249 Learners
Save 7.5%
250-499 Learners
Save 10%
500+ Learners
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£44.50 £41.16 £40.05 £38.93

Price includes:

Trainee Assessor Workbook and Workbook Guides (per unit).

Lesson plans (coming soon)

PowerPoint presentation (coming soon)

Successful Learners will receive a QA Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF) certificate personalised with their Centre’s details.

Centre Requirements

In order to deliver this qualification, Centres will require a minimum of 1 Trainer and 1 Internal Quality Assurer (these cannot be the same person). Please refer to the above Qualification Specification (pages 5-6) to check the qualification approval requirements required for these positions. Centres will also need to have appropriate policies, systems and procedures in place as well as suitable and adequate venues, equipment and learning resources. For further details on Centre requirements, please consult pages 6-7 of the Qualification Specification above.

Key Facts

QAN Number: 603/0380/3

Ofqual Regulated? Yes

Number of Units: 3 mandatory units

Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 84

Total Qualification Time (TQT): 150

Credit Value: 15

Assessment: 3 X Learner Workbooks (includes theory and practical assessments) 

Qualification Valid For: Lifelong

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