Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Training, Assessment and Quality Assurance (TAQA) Level 3

Approved and certificated by City & Guilds


Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (CAVA) 15 credits

The TAQA qualification is for people working in or looking to enter roles in assessment and internal quality assurance.

The units within this qualification provide people who carry out assessment roles in their organisation with the opportunity to develop and improve their practice as well as achieving a professional qualification for the role.

It is available to

    • anyone working in: accredited learning; non-accredited learning (where people may assess performance but do not assess for a qualification) and the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF).

Candidate Specification

Candidates need to be able to assess two units of two learner’s work on the same learning programme. They will need to have the support of a qualified assessor to counter-sign their assessment decisions (with the exception of candidates taking the knowledge-only award where there are no formal requirements).

Course structure

Candidates will receive a remote induction with a dedicated Training Advisor. Following this, the course can be delivered and assessed either in the workplace or remotely, dependant upon your requirements. The programme will be planned for 12 months, but can be completed sooner dependant upon your commitment and timely submission of evidence. Advice will be given on the most appropriate route to undertake in line with the candidate’s job role and aspirations.

Fast Track Courses

We offer the opportunity for employers to fast track their employees through this qualification. For a group of 10 candidates, we offer a  bespoke face to face course delivered over one week. Click here to find our more about Fast Track Course Options.

How to book a course

This qualification is available immediately on demand. To find out more and book a place please contact Further at enquiries@furthertraining.co.uk

Approved and certificated by City & Guilds, with progression routes available for TAQA Level 4

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From getting started to right through to final certification, we’re here to support you through the whole process, ensuring you and your business prosper.

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