Generate additional income; with the added satisfaction that you’ll be giving something back to the industry you love, by becoming an Assessor. This unique course will qualify you to assess learners enrolled on nationally accredited qualifications that you are qualified in.
Focus Training has many years’ experience of training our own highly regarded in-house assessors and you will receive the benefit of this with an additional day of training and support. That’s just one of the reasons why this Assessor course stands out from the crowd.
How is the Assessor course delivered?
You will receive an Active IQ manual and Learner Achievement Portfolio and be required to complete some home study worksheets. You will attend for a day of face-to-face tuition and support, covering the key principles and practices of assessment and providing you with the assessment guidelines for completing and passing the course. Approximately 2 months later, you will return for day two with your completed portfolio and be observed assessing a practical assessment.
What does the Assessor course cover?
Key principles and practices of assessment, including:
- Briefing learners on assessment guidelines
- Carrying out an assessment
- Writing feedback (open book assessment)
- Delivering verbal feedback
- Making assessment decisions
- Assessing different types of evidence such as written, oral and practical observation
How will I be assessed?
A portfolio of evidence (written worksheets) and practical observation carrying out an assessment.