This is the nationally recognised qualification for internally quality assuring occupational competencies within the workplace or course programmes/ qualification specifications.
The Level 4 award in internal quality assurance of assessment processes & practice is the nationally recognised, practical based qualification for those who maintain the quality of assessment within an organisation or centre and for internally quality assuring occupational competencies within the workplace or for course programmes/qualification specifications.
This qualification is much in demand for all vocational and occupational competency-based activities which will aid your career progression.
The course is made up of two units: Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment Internally assuring the quality of assessment.
Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment is to develop your knowledge and understanding that underpins the internal quality assurance of assessment:
- Context and principles of internal quality assurance,
- How to plan the internal quality assurance of assessment,
- Techniques and criteria for monitoring the quality of assessment internally,
- How to internally maintain and improve the quality of assessment,
- How to manage information relevant to internal quality assurance and assessment,
- Legal and good practice requirements.
Internally assure the quality of assessment is to develop your performance as a learning and development practitioner with the responsibility for the internal quality assurance of assessment, systems and procedures:
This includes the practical application of: • Planning and applying robust internal quality assurance of assessment systems, practices and procedures, • The Internal evaluation of the quality of assessment, • Improve and maintain the quality of assessment, • Manage information relevant to internal quality assurance, • Good practice for reporting and liaising with regulatory organisations, External Quality Assurers, Assessors and management.
Through assignment and production of a portfolio of evidence and observation of practice.
Availability & Enrolment:
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.