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Assessor Qualification CAVA

Learn to be an assessor with us 

If you are looking to become an end point assessor, Nvq/Btec assessor or teach and assess apprenticeships, you will need to gain a nationally accredited assessing qualification  Assessor qualifications are suitable for those working in colleges, training providers and schools   ​Training delivered online by experienced senior IQAs and trainers  Small group or 1:1 sessions (maximum of 6). Minimum age 19.  Payment can be made in instalments over 3 months (to be agreed before signing up) with just a £50 deposit    or pay in one instalment 10% discount available for groups of 6 or more enrolling at the same time

CAVA Course

This course is certified by Highfield and is the equivalent of the old V1 Assessor course. Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement Level 3 Certificate: consists of 3 units which can be studied together or separately  Unit 1 Understanding the principles and practices of assessment Unit 2 Assess occupational competence in the work environment Unit 3 Assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (CAVA) is the only assessor qualification that qualifies you to become and practise as a fully qualified assessor. It is suitable to assessors in classrooms, professional training or for end point assessors. The CAVA qualification is equivalent to TAQA (Training, Assessment and Quality Assurance), or A1 and this is a modern, recognised Level 3 assessing vocational achievement certification that came to replace the previous versions of the qualification. The course will enable you to prepare for a career in evaluating vocational competence for a range of qualifications, such as apprenticeships, NVQ, Btec, EPA, functional skills, teaching certificates and more We offer this course as a distance course or face to face depending on your needs. Our tutors are there to support you on the phone, online or email. You will have the flexibility to learn at your own pace and take up to a year to complete. You could however, with some hard work, complete in as little as 6 weeks. On average most learners complete in around 3-4 months.

Adapting our teaching to your learning style

We aim to be as supportive as possible to help you achieve your CAVA. This means we can use a range of methods to support you in gathering evidence for meeting the requirements including: Work based product evidence (so work you are already doing or have done) Short, written assignments Professional discussion, where you plan responses, and these are then recorded on voice/video Q&A voice recorded, simple and time efficient way of demonstrating knowledge and understanding Online meeting dates to suit your needs Friendly, professional support, teaching and guidance

Professional student discounts 

All professional students can apply for the NUS Extra/Totum Card which gives you access to over 200 UK student discounts in places like Co-Op, Amazon and ASOS

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CAVA Assessing Course



Highfield Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)

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Full tutor support

Access to our unlisted YouTube videos to support learning

Resources and workbooks

Videos to help with learning

Equivalent to the old A1 qualification

3 units covered: 1 knowledge & 2 practical units

Nationally recognised assessing qualification

Call 0121 294 5153 for more details or to book a place on this course 

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All registered students with us on professional courses can apply for a student discount card with TOTUM PRO. 

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We offer one to one or group sessions face-to-face or online
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