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RQF Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices

RQF Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices

What does this qualification cover?

These qualification is developed for those who currently work, or wish to work in the field of assessment and internal quality assurance. The purpose of this qualification is to confirm competence in an occupational role to the standards required. It is intended for those who lead a team of internal quality assurance staff.

To be awarded the NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, learners are required to successfully complete all 3 mandatory units.
Unit 01 – Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment
Unit 02 – Internally assure the quality of assessment
Unit 03 – Plan, allocate and monitor work in own area of responsibility

Who is it suitable for?

This could also be undertaken by –

  • Individuals who are not currently working as an IQA but can meet the practice requirements, including the observed and assessment practice requirements, of the qualification
  • individuals currently working as IQAsand also meet to the requirements of assessment and moderation practice.
What are the entry requirements?

Learners should be aged 19 or over to undertake the qualification

How many credits are required to complete it?

Learners must achieve a minimum of 17credits to gain this qualification.

How is it assessed?

All units are internally assessed by your Tutor or Assessor using a portfolio of evidence using different range of assessment methods such as Observation, Questioning, Professional Discussion, RPL, Product of Work etc.

How long will it take to complete this qualification?

Learners can usually complete the qualification within 12 months.

Do you need to be working to take this qualification?

Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement to be able to show competence in both knowledge and skills.

What related qualifications can you progress to?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

  • Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training
  • Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training
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Career opportunities

Upon completion, learners can enter either work as a  Lead Quality Assurer in a Training Centre or a Higher Education College.

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