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Assess Workplace Competence Using Direct And Indirect Methods: Unit L&d9di Sqa Scqf Level 8

About this course

Practical Content 70% Theoretical Content 30%

Learning Hours: 2 days classroom

Cost per Delegate: £1,466+VAT for 2 days classroom training only. See additional costs in notes to customers.

How to Book this Course

Available on request. To enquire about dates or to set up a course specifically for your company please contact the ASET Customer Service Team.

Target Audience

Anyone within an organization whose role requires them to assess the performance of others. The course is also aimed at those who require an understanding of the role of assessment within a Competence Standard System. This is a competence-based qualification; therefore this course is for individuals who will undertake the post-course work to achieve their award.

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of how to prepare for and plan assessments.
  • Gain the skills to assess a candidates knowledge and performance and confirm their progression and achievement.

Course Content

  • Standards of competence
  • Assessment strategies
  • Assessor role and responsibilities
  • The assessment process
  • Planning for assessments
  • Evaluating evidence
  • Making and justifying assessment decisions
  • Giving feedback to candidates
  • Quality assurance measures
  • The people issues
  • Constructing and maintaining an Assessor CPD log (now a formal condition of maintaining Assessor status)
  • Assistance and guidance on how to construct a portfolio of evidence
  • Professional discussion.

Assessment

  • Trainee Assessor must compile a portfolio of evidence to satisfy the awarding body criteria
  • To achieve this qualification the assessor candidate must assess the competence of two candidates on two separate occasions in their place of work using a set of recognised standards provided by the candidate’s employer. At least one of these assessments must be observed by the ASET SQA Approved Lead assessor.
  • Review meetings conducted with the ASET SQA Approved Lead assessor and the trainee assessor to authenticate the ongoing portfolio of evidence.
  • Final meeting for summative assessment of portfolio of evidence.

Certification

SQA Assessor certificate

Required Instructor Qualification/Experience

  • A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
  • SQA approved Training Instructor

Min/Max Delegates

2/10, course durations and times may vary depending on delegate numbers

Notes to Customers

Additional costs:

  • One assessment by an ASET Lead Assessor in the workplace (not including instructor travel & accommodation if required): £600+VAT
  • Interim assessment of portfolio: £200+VAT
  • Final verification of portfolio: £300+VAT
ASET Course Directory
Very good course with different scenarios. Instructors were good at escalating situations to get you thinking.

Stuart McWhinnie
RelyOn Nutec

Excellent course and well instructed. Facilities on campus are excellent.

Craig Mackay
Hexion UK

The course was excellent in delivery and content and I will recommend others for the course.

Stephen Ray
RelyOn Nutec

Toby has a wealth of knowledge and experience on the subject of DP. He delivers the course very well.

Ryan Palmer
Trinity House

Great update of boards since I came 6 years ago, great facility with huge investments being made.

Simon Wilderspin
Diageo Malt Distilling

arine “Very good interaction with the class by lecturer. Toby is knowledgeable, experienced and informative individual. His teaching techniques and approach to the subject are clear and precise. Toby has the ability to share the knowledge, technical and practical experience at its best to the students. I will look forward to participating in DP courses in the future.

Tomasz Bak
RelyOn Nutec

Excellent course with good instructors - the ASET facility was superb!

Martin Butler
Spirit Energy Production UK Limited

Excellent materials provided, delivery of content excellent – clear and concise.

Brendan Farren
Private Delegate

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Ryan Maloney
RFL Electrical

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John James Penman
CNR International

Instructor was a subject matter expert and a fountain of knowledge.

Robert Briant
RelyOn Nutec

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Ryan Fiske
SHELL UK

Thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel I have learnt a lot

Nyall Robertson
RelyOn Nutec

Tutors, examples, experience and knowledge are an ASET when giving course training.

Steve Howarth
KCA Deutag Drilling Ltd

ASET is definetly a world-class training institute this is clearly reflected in the overall course from booking training to completion. Toby is a very experienced teacher and had an excellent way of communicating course details as well as judging which sections needed extra time thank you Toby!

Martin Obray
Saudi Aramco Rowan Offshore Drilling

Usual high standard of coaching and assessment - see you in 3 years!

Stephen Johnstone
Shell

Very enjoyable course. Learnt and refreshed a lot of knowledge. Ian explains things very well and makes it easy to understand.

Jamie Wilson
KCA Deutag Drilling

Excellent course – by far the best I have been on. Good mix of practical and theory. Instructor very knowledgeable and good training method.

Gareth Weston
Dana Petroleum

Did above and beyond to accommodate me for my booking requirements, instructor was very knowledgeable and passionate on the topic. He also holds first-hand experience in the role.

Chris Catto
Subsea 7

Course was very well presented. All tutors were very helpful and friendly.

Michael Rae
NG Bailey Limited

Great coaching from the Instructor who guided me well and shared experiences.

John Weston
RelyOn Nutec

ASET have a better lab and knowledge base - they provided a better training experience than other places.

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Strathclyde Partnership for Transport

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RelyOn Nutec

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NIIT

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Harbour Energy

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CNR International

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Dolphin Drilling

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Private Delegate

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RelyOn Nutec

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Dolphin Drilling

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Bart Leyland
Private Delegate

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Kevin Mcintosh
Private Delegate

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NIIT

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Petrofac Offshore Project and Engineering

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INEOS FPS Ltd

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James Stewart
RelyOn Nutec

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Neil Mcbain
Petrofac

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Frederick Sefe
Modec Production Services Ghana

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Graham Morgan
Private Delegate

Instructor very experienced and knowledgeable. Good set up in Switch room/training area.

Stuart Mulpetre
RelyOn Nutec

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Ken Nisbet
RelyOn Nutec

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Macduff Shellfish Ltd

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MJ HVAC ltd

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Mark Henderson
Bluewater Services UK

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RelyOn Nutec

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Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.

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