Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

Who’s it for?

This qualification is intended for those who maintain the quality of assessment from within an organisation or assessment centre. The objective of this qualification is to assess the performance of a learning and development practitioner with responsibility for the internal quality assurance of assessment.

What will it in involve?

This qualification comprises of 2 mandatory units:

Unit 1 - Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment

Unit 2 - Internally Assure the qualification

Successful achievement of the both units must be achieved for the full qualification.

This will include completion of an assignment and a portfolio of evidence

How long will it take?

Because we use a blended learning model for our delivery, we can tailor the sessions around you. However, the total qualification time is 120 hours.

What will the course lead to?

This qualification provides progression onto:

  • Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

Are there any minimum entry requirements?

Learners must hold one of the following qualifications or their recognised equivalent:

  • the Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
  • the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • A1 Assess candidate performance using a range of methods
  • D32 Assess candidate performance and D33 Assess candidate using differing sources of evidence

Learners must also:

  • show current evidence of Continuing Professional Development in assessment and quality assurance
  • have up-to-date working knowledge and experience of best practice in assessment and quality assurance



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