Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment (NVQ Assessor)

Who is the qualification for?

The accredited award in assessing competence in the work environment qualification is ideal for trainee assessors who would like to be fully qualified assessors for learners in either the classroom and/or the work environment. Full details of the qualification we deliver, including units required, can be found here.

Why should I choose Cognitia as my training provider?

  • Easy to use E-portfolio system from Quals Direct. Click HERE to watch our YouTube Video.
  • One to one video support calls / telephone calls.
  • Clear and concise assessment plans, showing you EXACTLY what you need to do to achieve your NVQ.
  • Experienced team of assessors and quality assurers – some of whom work as External Verifiers for Awarding Bodies

We run workshops on this NVQ:

21 - 22November

Level 3 Assessor NVQ & Workshop

November 21, 2019 148a Aber-Rhondda Road, Porth, Rhondda Cynon Taff CF39 0BA, UK £600.00 inc VAT Places available
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If there are no dates listed above, please contact us.

About the qualification:

​The new qualification which has replaced the old A1\2 and D32\33 assessor qualification. The course is sometimes referred to as TAQA and it is aimed at helping students to understand assessment strategies and quality assurance procedures for QCF qualifications.

It is made up of 2 units; one knowledge based and the other practical assessment of two learners.

Unit 1: Understand the Principles and Practice of Assessment

Unit 2: Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment

​​This qualification will enable you to assess vocational competence, knowledge & understanding in a wide range of qualifications such as:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Functional Skills
  • Technical Certificates
  • NVQ’s (QCF/RQF)
  • Awards
  • Certificates
  • Diplomas

Furthering your training & development:

​​Once you have your qualification you will be able to work in a number of roles as:

  • Assessing learners in a college or training provider
  • Assessing learners in a workplace.

How much does it cost?

£500 plus VAT (£600).

Spread the cost of this course with our INTEREST FREE finance (subject to status), from as little as £40 a month!

The finance payments would be:
Deposit: £120. Then the choice of the following monthly payments:
  • 3 monthly payments of £160
  • 6 monthly payments of £80
  • 9 monthly payments of £54
  • 12 monthly payment of £40

We also offer a 50/50 option, where you pay 50% of the cost upfront and 50% upon completion/in 12 months (which ever comes first).

Combining the Level 3 Education & Training Award with the Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment can be achieved with just FOUR UNITS, at a reduced cost for BOTH QUALIFICATIONS – contact us for more info!!

For this NVQ you will be allocated an assessor for 12 months, if you do not complete within this duration there maybe an additional fee.

When can I enrol?

At anytime!

If you are happy that this is the route for you, then checkout here and select your chosen payment method to gain access to your portfolio and start your NVQ!

If you are enquiring on behalf of a company and they will be paying on a credit account, please select the ‘Apply for Credit Account’ option at the Checkout, we will then send an invoice. 

Select the 0% Interest Free Finance Option if you would like to apply for interest free credit via our partner Duologi, complete checkout and we will send you the finance application separately to complete. 

Select the 50/50 option if you would like this option, we will then be in touch for the first payment (note your NVQ will not be issued until second payment is made).

If you would like to speak to one of our experienced assessors, call 02921 675265 and we will be happy to call you back!


Call: 02921 675265

Email: services@cognitia.co.uk

148a Aberrhondda Road, Porth, Rhondda Cynon Taff, UK, CF39 0BA

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm