Pearson Edexel Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
This is for people who are assessing candidate’s competence in the workplace. Typically you should be carrying out assessment methods such as:
Who Should Attend?
This Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment course is suitable for anyone looking to gain skills in assessment methods and a qualification in order to become a workplace assessor in their sector of choice.
This qualiﬁcation covers understanding the principles and practices of assessment, and assessing occupational competence in the work environment. This consists of one theory unit which assesses a candidate's knowledge of the principles and practices of assessment and one practical unit which assesses a candidate assessor's competence in assessing the occupational competence of others. Primary evidence for the learning outcomes must come from the candidate assessor assessing two real learners on two occasions in a real work environment against approved standards/criteria.
Learners are required to complete the mandatory units through coursework and practical demonstrations.