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Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement


The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement is a practical-based qualification intended for those who assess both occupational competence in the work environment, and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in environments other than the workplace (i.e. workshop, classroom or other training environment).


This fast-track course can be completed around your commitments making it the perfect choice for those wanting a good balance of classroom teaching and home learning.

  • Course units

    ➖ Understanding the principles and practices of assessment

    ➖ Assess occupational competence in the work environment

    ➖ Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding

  • Entry requirements

    ➖ Recognised Vocational (practical) qualification

    ➖ Good standard of English sufficient to complete the course competences and online examinations.

    ➖ Students must be over 16 years old to enrol on this course

  • When does the course start?

    ➖ You can start this course anytime you like

  • How long is the course?

    ➖ 1 day theory

    ➖ 3 sessions shadowing a tutor

    ➖ Maximum class size: 8 students

  • How will I be assessed?

    ➖ Online theory tests (multiple choice)

    ➖ Observations and oral questioning

    ➖ Practical assessments and assignments

    ➖ Portfolio evidence

  • Do I need to bring a model?

    No. However, you can bring a model for your practical assessments if you wish to. At all other times students will be expected to practice on each other.

  • What do I need to buy for this course?

    ➖ Stationery - notepad and pen

    ➖ Uniform - therapist tunic, black trousers and black flat closed toe shoes

    ➖ Materials - whilst you are training with us, we provide all the materials you need to complete your practical assessments

  • What can I do with this qualification?

    You can seek employment as an assessor of occupational competence in the workplace and vocationally related achievement in non-work environments or progress on to other Level 4 studies for assessors looking to pursue a career in internal verification.

    We also offer a range of progressive short courses that will complement this qualification and extend the services you can offer within the beauty industry.

  • Payment options

    ➖ Pay in full - £569 plus VAT (£682.80 total) this includes the VTCT registration.

    ➖ Flexible payment interest free options maybe available - contact us for further information

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