Why do this qualification?
If you are responsible for quality checking qualifications to ensure they meet Awarding Organisations standards, then the IQA qualification (Level 4 Award in Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment) is for you.
Our course will explore the importance of effective quality assurance in vocational education. We will help you understand your role as an IQA, your responsibilities in terms of Awarding Organisations and the Law. It will help you develop softer skills to help develop and support assessors and their assessment practice
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is for qualified assessors looking to take the next step on the career ladder.
You must be able to actually plan and carry out quality assurance activity on at least 2 assessors.
How is it delivered?
We run a 2 day workshop that cover the knowledge requirement for the qualification.
You will generate evidence of planning and carrying out IQA of qualifications. An assessor will visit you to review your evidence and observe you carrying out an IQA observation with an assessor and giving feedback.
When and Where?
Our next IQA courses are on:
- Tuesday 12th and Tuesday 19th February 2019 in Welsh ICE, Caerphilly, CF83 3GG.
- Wednesday 5th and Thursday 20th June 2019 in South Wales. Venue TBC.
- Thursday 3rd and Thursday 10th October 2019 in South Wales. Venue TBC.
The work-based assessment visits are at a time and a place to suit you.
How long does it take?
The whole course will take approximately 3-6 months, as you actually have to carry out the role of an IQA, and depends on your generation of evidence.
Location: At a location to suit you. Or we have training facilities at our Head Office in Caerphilly.
How much does it cost?
£550pp + VAT
If a cancellation notice is received by Panda Education & Training less than 10 working days prior to the training date, the cancellation charge is 75% of the training fee.
Alternatively, a substitution can be made for the course.
If a paid for person has started their course and leaves the organisation, we cannot subsitute their payment for another person to start a new course.
Panda withhold the right to reschedule a course, if this happens a full refund will be given if the attendees cannot make the new date.