Confirm occupational competence and/or ‘licence to practice’
Qualification Grading Type
Why choose this qualification?
The aim and purpose of the qualification is for those in an External Quality Assurance role to gain the necessary skills understanding to undertake and fulfil duties and responsibilities to quality assure the assessment of learning to the required industry standards.
This qualification is available to study through our partnership with Curriculum and Quality Solutions (CQS). For more information and prices please visit the CQS website.
Rules of Combination
Learners must complete the two mandatory units totalling 12 credits.
What is the purpose of this qualification?
The Level 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice 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 purpose of this qualification is to confirm competence in an occupational role to the standards required.
Progression & entry requirementsThe approved age range for these qualifications is: 19+. There is no requirement for learners to have achieved prior qualifications.
Learning Aims Search
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From 1st July 2021, the Hub will be replaced by a new Find a learning aim (FALA) service. This service is currently in BETA so if you experience any issues with finding funding details, please double check on the Hub above, or contact your account manager.
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