CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (QCF)

What does the qualification cover?

This qualification covers understanding the principles and practices of assessment, assessing occupational competence in the work environment and assessing vocational skills, knowledge and understanding.

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is intended for those who assess in the work environment and in other training environments such as workshops or classrooms.

What are the entry requirements?

You should be at least 19 years old. CACHE does not set any other entry requirements but colleges or training providers may have their own guidelines.

How many credits are required to complete it?

The Certificate requires 15 credits.

How is it assessed?

It will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. You must also carry out at least two assessments of 2 candidates’ occupational competence. 

Do you need to be working to take the qualification?

Yes, you will need to be working as an assessor as you need to show competence in both knowledge and skills. 

How long does it take to complete?

You can usually complete it in 6 months or less. 

What related qualifications can you progress to?

Level 4 qualifications for internal quality assurance.

Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

  • Assessor of Vocational Achievement