This qualification is regulated by TQUK and is undertaken online. It is suitable for qualified and experienced teachers and trainers, who undertake formal observations on colleagues delivering teaching or training sessions. The qualification develops the skills and knowledge in undertaking teaching, training and learning session observations and post observation feedback processes. Individuals who already have observation experience will still benefit considerably from completion of this qualification as it provides accredited recognition of their skills.
Duration of the qualification
There is no set time frame for completion. Most learners complete the qualification within one to three months.
Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers are range of topics including different types of observations and judgement criteria, observation protocols, giving observation feedback and moderation procedures.
Qualification Assessment Activities
The qualification is assessed through the completion of assignments and undertaking three separate lesson observations.
Learners must have a teaching qualification.