logo_orangesmAward in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment (RQF)

QAN Number: LAO-ET001-A3B
RQF Number:601/4409/9

Assessment Requirements:

Portfolio of Evidence.

Portfolio of Evidence. This qualification is internally assessed and internally quality assured by Centre staff and externally quality assured by Innovate Awarding External Quality Advisers (EQAs)

Aims and Objectives of the Qualification

This unit assesses a candidate assessor’s knowledge of the principles and practices of assessment in a learning and development context.

Entry Guidance

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

This qualification is suitable for those who work within the assessing sector. It provides learners with an opportunity to demonstrate their competence in a wide range of job roles.

Progression Opportunities

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into employment as an assessor or onto further qualifications such as:

  • LAO Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement (RQF)
  • LAO Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)
  • LAO Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes (RQF)


For details on eligibility for government funding please refer to the following websites:



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