New Zealand Certificate in Assessment Practice (Level 4)

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Assessment Practice L4

Who is this qualification for?   

This qualification is for people who assess Skills Active industry trainees working towards certificates and apprenticeships.

Skills Active assessors are detail-oriented and have excellent judgement. They are steeped in the knowledge and skills of their practice area and their industry. They act with integrity and professionalism at all times, and they are fantastic at giving clear and constructive feedback.

This qualification will be delivered and assessed on-the-job in a workplace within the sport and recreation industry.

Graduates who complete this qualification will be equipped to make sound assessment judgements based on evidence provided by learners.

Please note that this qualification is only available as part of the Skills Active assessor training process. For existing assessors, it can be achieved via a supplementary assessment process.

What's involved?

This 40-credit qualification covers the following skills:

Applying assessment principles and processes to make sound assessment judgements on assessment evidence produced by learners

Managing the pre- and post-assessment processes in accordance with recognised good practice

Acting professionally, ethically, and with cultural sensitivity as an assessor

Communicating with a diverse range of people, including providing effective feedback to learners and providing feedback on assessment design and process

Participating in the quality assurance of assessment-related activities to comply with organisational requirements.

This qualification is designed to be completed in 6-10 months.

Programme structure   

The programme is made up of the following unit standards:

Unit standard 30423| Participate in an assessment process as a verifier | Level 4 | 10 credits

Unit standard 30421| Carry out assessments against standards to make judgments of learner performance| Level 4 | 15 credits

Unit standard 30422| Participate in the quality assurance of assessment | Level 4 | 15 credits

 

For more information on the content of the qualification, visit the NZQA website, here.

What are the costs?   

On-job training costs workplaces both time and resources. It can mean covering registration fees, learning and assessment resources, allocating time for training, and having an appropriate assessment pathway available.  

Total costs for trainees will vary depending on how the qualification is delivered, how it is assessed and how much support the workplace can provide.   

To check out a general list of Skills Active fees, click here. 

For more detailed information about the cost of doing an on-job qualification, get in touch. 

Where to from here?  

Keen to enhance your credentials as an assessor? Think this might be the right qualification for your staff?  

To find out more, contact your regional Skills Active Learning Support Advisor.   

Remember, to do this qualification on the job, a Skills Active trainee needs to be working as a volunteer or paid employee in the sport and recreation industry.  

If you are interested in this qualification, but you're not currently employed in the industry, contact a Skills Active Learning Support Advisor to talk about how you can get involved.

Want to see where this qualification can take you next?

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