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Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

Course Code: CLIQA

Level: 4
Subject area: Business & Enterprise
Awarding body: Edexcel
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: One year
When you'll study: Wednesdays, 2.00pm - 4.00pm

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About the course

Are you a Lead Internal Quality Assurer in your organisation, looking for an internal verifier or quality assurance course? This one year, part-time course is for those who have wider quality assurance responsibilities and manage others, develop policies, or manage External Quality Assurance (EQA) visits. You must be working or volunteering in an assessment centre with access to a minimum of two assessors. You must also be occupationally competent in the area you wish to verify.

What you'll learn

It is a requirement of enrolment that you submit work, contact or meet with your assessor at least once a month.
Following the induction with your Assessor you will need to undertake an underpinning knowledge statement for unit 1 as well as take part in a professional discussion.
You will be required to monitor a minimum of two assessors each with a minimum of two candidates of their own in order to provide evidence towards your portfolio.
You are also required to evidence your management of a team of assessors and the quality assurance processes involved. All of this will be under the guidance of an assessor. Tutorials and assessment are on a one-to-one basis at your place of work.

Entry requirements

You must be working or volunteering in an assessment centre with access to a minimum of two assessors. You will also need to be occupationally competent in the area you wish to verify.

Assessments/Exams

There are no exams. However, it is a requirement of enrolment that you submit work and contact or meet with your assessor at least once a month

What's next?

Successful completion of this award can lead to employment in the IQA field.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.

Part-time

Course Code: CLIQA

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £675

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 17 This course is not usually available to this age group. Please contact info@cityplym.ac.uk or phone reception on 01752 305300 for advice.
18 - 23 A
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.