Overview of course
There are various start dates during the academic year. Attendance is required at a training day / induction, after which all other learning and assessment is arranged on an individual basis.
The start dates for the 2018/19 academic year are Wednesday 30 October 2019 and Tuesday 24 March 2020 at West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds.
This 12 credit award comprises 2 units - one knowledge unit covering the principles and processes of internal quality assurance and a performance unit in which you demonstrate your competence to practice to national standards for quality assurance.
To achieve this qualification you need to be in a quality assurance role, whether this involves quality assuring accredited or non-accredited learning, having responsibility for quality assuring the practice of at least two assessors.
There are no formal academic entry requirements but you must have arrangements before the course starts to have assessors to monitor.
Further course detail
Course commences with a full day in College to start to find out about the principles and practices of quality assurance. After that learners study on a one to one basis with their allocated assessor who will support any learning or development required.
Will I have to provide anything?
You will need to have arrangements in place to be able to quality assure the work of two assessors, each of whom have responsibility for at least two learners.
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Days & times
Please contact us for dates and further information