Subject Area


Course Length

1 Week




Adult, Employers



Course Level


Home / Course / Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment (Verifier’s Award) Level 4

Who is this course for?

This course is for aspiring Internal Quality Assurance Practitioners.

A knowledge-only Award for those who are starting their journey as an Internal Quality Assurance Practitioners or for those who need to know about internal quality assurance but who are not carrying out quality assurance themselves.  This might be people such as experienced assessors or centre managers, HR or quality assurance personnel.

What do you need to apply for the course?

There are no formal qualifications required. However your literacy and numeracy is required to be at a Level 1 standard. You must be holding an Assessor qualification i.e. D32/D33, A1 or TAQA 301

How you will learn

This Award will be assessed using evidence from the workplace and resources issued during the workshops. This includes observation of performance, physical products of work (such as Internal Quality Assurance documents, correspondence etc), professional discussion, presentations and questioning.

Where could this course take you?

You may progress onto:

Unit 402 Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment

For practitioners who conduct internal quality assurance of the assessment process from within a centre or organisation, by sample planning, monitoring and advising on the practice of assessors.

Unit 403 Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Own Area of Responsibility

For practitioners who lead the internal quality assurance process within a centre/organisation and have a responsibility for managing the quality of the assessment process, practice and the performance of assessors.  They may also develop systems and lead on visits from outside agencies such as awarding organisations.

Both units will be delivered and assessed within the learner’s workplace.

What costs will you incur?

Unit 401 costs £375.00 + £31 Registration Fee