What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
This is a knowledge based unit taken from the CAVA Assessment qualification and will provide you with the theory behind the principles and practices of assessment and is the initial step if you want to become an assessor but are not yet in a suitable role or a suitable update for A1, D32/33. You will be already vocationally competent in your sector and want to develop the knowledge and understanding of the role and responsibilities assigned to current assessment practice.
We aim to provide taught sessions to support you with your assignment work and an online portfolio accessible 24/7.
When is the next Award course?
Start dates: September 2018, January and April 2019 (date tbc)
Interviews to be held on an individual basis
This unit will be delivered over 4 days
You will gain legislative and practical knowledge about the role of the Assessor. You will also research vocational and professional development opportunities and reflect on their impact on developing your own practice.
Unit 301 is the theory behind the principles and practices of assessment, you will complete an online induction module along with assignment work.