The Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment is intended for those who wish to gain an understanding of the principles and practices of assessment without any requirement to practice as assessors. Learners may progress to the Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment.
There are no formal entry requirements, however learners should be suitably qualified in the subject they are planning to assess and be able to work at level 3 or above.
Assessment for this qualification is portfolio based. Evidence for the assessment criteria in each unit is identified individually.
All required equipment will be provided in the workplace.