This is a fully inclusive training programme designed to meet your individual needs. This comprises of a minimum of four delivered training sessions, followed by professional discussions, tutorials and practical assessments.

A practical based qualification for those who wish to assess occupational competence in the work environment. Intended for those who assess vocational skills knowledge and understanding in a range of environments. i.e. workplace, workshop, classroom, or other training environments.

This qualification is made up of three units:

  • Understanding the principles and practices of assessment
  • Assessing occupational competence in the workplace
  • Assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

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School Leavers under the age of 19 do not have to pay fees on any full time courses, though may have to pay for their second year if turning 19 during their studies.

If you’re aged 19 or over you might qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan. It’s easy to apply for and you won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £25,000. Find more information on Advanced Learner Loans on our website.

If you are studying a part-time course and you receive one of the following benefits, or you depend financially on someone who does, you may be entitled to have your tuition fees waived:

  • Universal Credit
  • Income Support

You will, however, have to pay any awarding body/assessment fees (unless you are on a first full level 2 course).

* If you are in receipt of Working Tax Credit or receive other allowances, you may be eligible to claim concessionary rates. If you are entitled to a fee concession you will be asked to provide proof of your entitlement.

It is essential that you inform us if your entitlement changes at any time during your course.

For any questions about fees, remissions and entitlements, please contact our helpful Careers Team on 01329 815 200.