The Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles of Assessment Process and Practice (RQF) qualification is regulated by Ofqual on the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) and accredited through our Awarding Organisation, Training Qualifications UK (TQUK). This qualification is undertaken online through our easy-to-use Online Qualification System.

Qualification Information
This qualification is suitable for anyone who wishes to gain further knowledge and understanding of the role of an assessor, and the assessment process.

Duration of the Qualification
You will have up to one year to complete the qualification, although most learners complete it with Educating UK within one months. Some learners may complete within a shorter time frame.

Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers one unit:

Unit 1: Understanding the principles and practices of assessment

A range of topics are covered within the unit including the role of an assessor, legislation relating to assessing, types and methods of assessment, holistic assessment and planning assessments, quality assurance and standardisation, giving feedback on assessments, equality and diversity, reflective practice, and CPD.

Qualification Assessment Activities
The qualification is assessed through the completion of written assessments.

What you get with Educating UK
Throughout your time studying with us, you will receive access to our bespoke Online Qualification System and a designated Tutor. You will be given on-going support by your experienced and well qualified Tutor. You will also receive detailed feedback on each of your assessments within 72 hours of submitting your work.

Entry Requirements
You must:

– Have reading and writing skills adequate to meet the requirements of the qualification and be able to complete the written assessments to a good standard.



Our qualification fee of £230.00 includes registration and certification costs with our awarding organisation. There are no hidden fees or extra costs to pay.