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NVQ L3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (CAVA) Replaces A1 Course (TAQA)

Classroom based course with study materials, tutor support and help finding learners


Train Aid Ltd

Summary

Price
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£765 inc VAT (was £895)
Offer ends 30 December 2019
Study method
Classroom
Duration
2 Days, Part-time
Qualification
Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (QCF)
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Location & dates

Location
Start date
End date
25/07/2019
26/07/2019

End date: 26/07/2019

Additional info: 9 AM - 4 PM

Address
Carrs Lane Church Centre
Carrs Lane
BIRMINGHAM
West Midlands
B47SX
26/09/2019
27/09/2019

End date: 27/09/2019

Additional info: 9 AM - 4 PM

Address
Carrs Lane Church Centre
Carrs Lane
BIRMINGHAM
West Midlands
B47SX
28/11/2019
29/11/2019

End date: 29/11/2019

Additional info: 9 AM - 4 PM

Address
Carrs Lane Church Centre
Carrs Lane
BIRMINGHAM
West Midlands
B47SX
12/09/2019
13/09/2019

End date: 13/09/2019

Additional info: 9 AM - 4 PM

Address
Glasgow Meeting House
Elmbank Crescent
GLASGOW
Lanarkshire
G24PS

Overview

This NVQ Assessor’s course is designed for individuals who need to assess competence within the workplace or classroom. The course will teach you how to plan and carry out assessments in these areas. By its conclusion candidates will achieve a nationally accredited assessing qualification.

Qualification

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (QCF)

Description

The course is run over two classroom days whereby the entire theoretical unit is completed, leaving no written work after the course. Instructions are given out on how to create a portfolio based on assessment plans, evidence and feedback.

Candidates then work independently carrying out eight assessments on two different learners. So four assessments on each learner. Please get in touch if you need help finding your learners.

The third and final day requires an observational visit. One of our experienced teachers will come out and observe you carrying out an assessment on one of your learners. We will also check that your portfolio is sufficient and provide help where required.

Who is this course for?

The level 3 assessing course is designed for anyone who carries out assessments in the classroom or within the workplace. Examples include:

  • Construction
  • Early Years
  • Health & Social Care
  • College & Schools
  • Hairdressing & Beauty

The qualification is suitable for those who are new to the role of assessing but also ideal for experienced assessors who need to obtain national accreditation.

Requirements

Candidates require access to two learners before starting the course. These learners will from the basis of the portfolio of evidence. they do not necessarily have to be on a formal training program. Please get in touch and we can help.

Career path

Successful completion can lead to a full / part time job as an NVQ assessor. This includes within hairdressing schools, colleges and on childcare courses. The average salary was 28k for a full time position (2018).

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Deborah asked:

Hi, How would you complete the 2 assessments if you don't have access to an onsite care setting can you help to do this please.

Answer:

Hi Deborah, You will need to provide the 2 candidates to assess yourself. They do not have to be learners on a course, but you do require 2 people within the industry to assess against industry standards.

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Edith McRobert asked:

This is for NVQ, does it also equate to SVQ in Scotland?

Answer:

Hi Edith Thank you for your enquiry. The NVQ is the same as SVQ

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Michelle asked:

Can this qualification be used to assess any subject in the classroom or workplace?

Answer:

Hi Michelle Thank you for your enquiry. The Certificate in Assessing Vocational achievement will allow you to assess in the classroom and workplace in your specialised subject. Please contact us if you have any further questions.

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Sab asked:

Hi how long is the course? Also i am a beauty therapist but self employed. How would i get to assess two employees?

Answer:

Hi Sab, On average people complete the course within 2 months of the classroom days. After the classroom dates you will need to complete 4 workplace assessments and 4 vocational assessments - we will come out to observe one of these assessments. You would need to find 2 people to assess yourself. Please get in touch if you have any questions. Tom @ Train Aid

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Lizzie Joy asked:

I am a trained nursery nurse. i am currently on mat leave do I have to be employed in a setting before doing the course?

Answer:

Hi Lizzie, No you can start this course and get the theoretical unit completed by attending one of our two day courses. You will then need to carry out the practical assessments, so will need to be back in a nursery setting for this. Do you know when you plan to return to work?

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Justine asked:

Hi, Would I be able to complete this course before 19th July this year?

Answer:

Hi Justine It depends on the date you enrol on the course. Are you considering the online course or classroom course? If you are committed and have your learners to assess you should be able to achieve this. You can always call us to discuss this.

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Jay asked:

Hi so with this quaification can i be a trainer for my own private training and issue beauty diplomas?

Answer:

Hi Jay, With this qualification you will be able to assess Beauty qualifications and issue certificates. I would advise the Level 3 Award in Education and Training also which will allow for you to teach this qualification to learners, Nick

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Michelle asked:

When are the next London dates please? Thanks

Answer:

Hi Michelle The next dates for London Assessing course are 11-12 March 2019 7-8 May 2019 15-16 July 2019

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Susan asked:

Hi I have a D33/34 and need to convert which is the best course? Thanks

Answer:

Hi Susan, The current equivalent is the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, which we run at several locations across the UK. Please visit the Train Aid website for further information.

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Daniella asked:

How many you hours/days to do you have to attend the classroom? Would weekends or evenings be an options as I work full time?

Answer:

Hi Daniella The classroom course runs for 3 days, after the course you will need to complete three written assignments. We do have a weekend course in London or you may consider doing our on line training, full details are on our website or you may like to call the office at Train-aid.

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Mark Hill asked:

Are there any courses running in Glasgow at the start of the New Year or next available course in Glasgow or next available course anywhere UK.

Answer:

We have a course running in Glasgow on the 24-25 Jan.

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Jayne asked:

I am looking to assess both classroom and practical based with in the leisure industry. which pathway would be best

Answer:

The full Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement will allow you to assess in both the classroom and practical workplace environment. This involves 2 initial classroom days, followed by a visit to observe you in your workplace assessing. We run it in London, B'ham, Manchester and Glasgow - where are you based?

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William asked:

I have my Smsts and need to renew my Cscs witch one do I need to take

Answer:

Hi William, Are you looking to become an assessor onsite?

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bh asked:

Learners and accessing learners? What if your looking to take course to better access jobs market within your sector (CLD) but are not working!

Answer:

You can complete the theoretical unit 1, but will need 2 people to carry out your practical assessments on. Which industry are you in?

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