The Level 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF) is a qualification intended for those who maintain the quality of assessment from outside an organisation or assessment centre, usually on behalf of an awarding organisation. This course is perfect for you if you are already working as an EV/EQA for an awarding organisation, and wish to strengthen your profile by achieving this prestigious award. The course will teach you on how to effectively plan and carry our external verification visits and reviews. The Level 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice course is accredited by UK OFQUAL, and is delivered 100% online with tutor support.
Duration and Delivery
This L4 course is designed to be completed online at the pace that suits you with support. We provide a fast-track completion option for this course. It can take as little as 2 weeks or up to 4 months, depending on your previous experience and dedication to the course. The qualification is delivered through our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Our online tutor support is there to facilitate you to achieve your success rate accordingly.
Assessment and Verification
The units within this EQA qualification are internally assessed by our qualified assessors and externally verified by the awarding organisation. The assessment takes the form of written assignments and demonstration of practical external quality assurance reviews on behalf of the awarding organisations. Please note that Unit 2 of this course can only be completed if you are able to carry out EV visits on behalf of the awarding organisation, and your awarding organisation is happy to support you in this regard.
Successful completion of this accredited 100% online course enables learners to proceed to the:
- Level 4 Certificate in Leading the EQA of Assessment Processes and Practices
- Level 6 Diploma in Education and Training
- Level 7 Diploma in Management and Leadership
Unit 1: Understanding the principles and practices of externally assuring the quality of assessment
Unit 2: Externally assure the quality of assessment
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Learners should meet the following requirements:
- be over 19 years of age
- have a satisfactory level of Literacy and Numeracy skills
How will I be assessed?
Most of the tasks would be attempted through essay style written accounts and reflections of your own practices. Simulations are not allowed. Evidence must be submitted for the practical tasks.
This course is for those who wish to undertake a job as an external quality assurer/verifier. This course is recognised and respected all over the world.
There is no time frame to complete the course. Most learners complete it in as less as 2 weeks (fast track) or up to 4 months (full time).
Yes, you can complete Unit 1 for Level 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice but you can only start the Unit 2 if you are working as an EV for an approved awarding organisation.
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