Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment

This OCN London qualification introduces professionals from various industries into the world of assessment.  With one mandatory unit, you will gain a sound understanding of:

  • the principles and requirements of assessment
  • different types of assessment methods to support your learners
  • how to involve learners in the assessment process
  • how to plan assessments
  • how to make assessment decisions
  • quality assure assessment processes
  • manage information relating to assessment
  • explore the legal and good practice requirements in relation to assessment.

Learners may progress to the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, building a portfolio of evidence for two more units:

  • Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment
  • Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding.


L3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment

  • Self-directed online study £300
  • Instructor-led workshops £350 (contact us for dates)

L3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

  • Portfolio of evidence additional £200

Book onto self-directed study 

To complete the course via distance learning, the fee is £350.
This includes access to an online learning platform for self-directed and paced learning.  You have three months to complete the written assignment.  You will receive personalised feedback from a dedicated assessor.

Please review our Entry Requirements and T&Cs before booking onto a course as refund fees apply.

L3 Award in Understanding the Principles & Practices of Assessment


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Additional information


Self-directed study (online) – £300

Please contact us about in-house delivery or instructor-led workshops.

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