The aim of this unit is to assess learning and development practioner’s performance in carrying out assessments of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding of the work environment. Assessments methods include: assessment of the learner in simulated environments, skills tests, oral and written questions, assignments, projects, case studies, recognising prior learning.
You need to demonstrate competency in order to enrol for this course. Competency is demonstrated by having qualifications or experience in the subject area you want to assess. The learners who you will be assessing do not need to be enrolled on a formal qualification but a learning programme with a clear assessment criteria and opportunities to assess using a range of assessment methods including those highlighted above.