External Quality Assurers


level4Level 4 Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

This qualification is intended for those who wish to gain an understanding of the principles and practices of external quality assurance without any requirement to practise.

The leaner will gain an understanding of: 

  • The analysis, key concepts and principles of the quality assurance process
  • External quality assurance planning & assessment, including preparation
  • Learn how to maintain and improve the quality of assessment and manage information
  • Understand the legal and good practice requirements relating to external quality assurance.

 

  

 
quality-assurance-lttLevel 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

This qualification is intended for those who maintain the quality of assessment from outside an organisation or assessment centre, usually on behalf of an awarding organisation.

The leaner will be able to:

  • Plan and evaluate internal quality assurance and assessment
  • Manage information relevant to the external quality assurance of assessment
  • Maintain legal and good practice requirements when externally monitoring and maintaining the quality of assessment.

The course involves 30 hours of guided learning with the student achieving a Pass.

 


 

Level 4 Certificate in Leading the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

This qualification is intended for those who lead a team of people responsible for assuring the quality of assessment from outside an organisation or assessment centre, usually on behalf of an awarding organisation.

In addition to the criteria set out in the two earlier courses, the learner will be able to:

  • Evaluate the quality of internal quality assurance systems and administrative arrangements
  • Provide staff with feedback, advice and support to help maintain and improve quality of assessment.
  • Apply policies and requirements for equality & diversity to the external quality assessment process.