The Vocational Assessor Handbook

Including a Guide to the QCF Units for Assessment and Internal Quality Assurance (IQA)

Author: Ian Greer

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749484756

Category: Education

Page: 312

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Indispensable for anyone involved in vocational education or apprenticeships, this fully revised and updated edition of The Vocational Assessor Handbook includes new guidance on end-point assessment of the new apprenticeship standards, and the latest information on regulations and qualifications. Containing the units and practical explanation for each stage of assessment and verification practice, it is the only comprehensive guide for assessors and verifiers of vocational qualifications. Packed with up-to-date, detailed and reliable information, The Vocational Assessor Handbook (previously The NVQ Assessor, Verifier and Candidate Handbook) contains a detailed guide to the QCF units for assessment and internal quality assurance (verification). For UK assessors of QCF qualifications and NVQs, verifiers, teachers, providers of training and work-based learning, assessors of apprenticeships and those working towards PTLLS, CTLLS, DTLLS qualifications, this complete guide is essential for qualification and ongoing practice, enabling you to: understand the principles and practices of assessment; assess occupational competence in the work environment; assess vocational skills, knowledge and understanding; understand the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment; plan, allocate and monitor work in your own area of responsibility.
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The Vocational Assessor Handbook

Including a Guide to the QCF Units for Assessment and Internal Quality Assurance (IQA)

Author: Ros Ollin,Jenny Tucker

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749461667

Category: Study Aids

Page: 296

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For assessors of QCF qualifications and NVQs, verifiers, school and FE college teachers, providers of training and work-based learning and those working towards PTLLS, CTLLS, DTLLS teaching qualifications, The Vocational Assessor Handbook contains a detailed guide to the following QCF units for assessment and internal quality assurance (verification) enabling readers to: -Understand the Principles and Practices of Assessment (Knowledge and Understanding Unit) -Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment -Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding -Understand the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment (Knowledge and Understanding Unit) -Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment -Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Your Own Area of Responsibility Packed with the most up to date, detailed and reliable guidance, this is the only book for assessors and verifiers of vocational qualifications and is essential reading for anyone involved in vocational education. Previously published as The NVQ Assessor, Verifier and Candidate Handbook.
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The Nuts and Bolts of Vocational Training and Assessment

A Practical Guide to Training for Employment and Enjoyment

Author: Eric Baker

Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1784622249

Category: Education

Page: 104

View: 6889

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If you’ve ever stopped to ask for directions, you will probably have noticed that many people have the basic instincts needed to teach and enjoy imparting their knowledge. Added to appropriate subject knowledge, this is where vocational training begins… Building on your subject knowledge and skills, The Nuts and Bolts of Vocational Training and Assessmentis an accessible and invaluable guide for vocational trainers. As someone who has always learned best through doing things, rather than academic study, author Eric Baker has made his book practical in a day-to-day way. Its authority comes from his past training experiences and personal development as a vocational trainer. Starting from the basic principles, it takes the reader through the intricacies of providing training courses in a step-by-step way and covers areas not usually addressed in educational textbooks. This book is primarily intended to be a companion for those studying to achieve an academic vocational qualification. As such, it provides support by being accessible, bringing a common-sense approach and using a sense of humour. The conversational style of traditional textbooks is combined with the modern exact approach expected today, resulting in an accessible and enjoyable read. Above all, it does what it says on the cover!
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How to Design a Vocational Curriculum

A Practical Guide for Schools and Colleges

Author: Nasta, Tony

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135728372

Category: Education

Page: 156

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A practical guide that offers solutions to the problems of designing and implementing a vocational curriculum. It supplies an interpretation of all major changes taking place in the vocational curriculum, particularly regarding GNVQs, and provides assistance with programme submission.
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Planning, Delivering and Assessing GNVQs

A Practical Guide to Achieving the "G" Units

Author: Ros Ollin,Elaine Smith

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135362254

Category: Education

Page: 224

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This work provides a guide to GNVQ assessor units that teachers must work towards, and is directly linked to the teacher's role in the planning and implementation of GNVQs. It provides examples and case studies across a number of different occupational areas.
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Passing PTLLS Assessments

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857257900

Category: Education

Page: 152

View: 8166

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This is an essential text for all PTLLS candidates no matter which awarding organisation they are with. It gives key advice on completing written and practical assessments, and helps both in-service and pre-service candidates fully understand the requirements of the Award and how to evidence their achievement towards the standards. This Second Edition is updated for the four unit PTLLS. This book: @! helps candidates with their written assessments, with information on the four units of the PTLLS Award @! gives guidance on how to demonstrate and evidence competence @! helps candidates with their practical assessments including hints and tips for succeeding in the microteach @! gives guidance for giving and receiving feedback This text is a companion title to the best selling Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector, a core text providing an essential introduction to all the key aspects of the PTLLS Award. It can also be used alongside Study Skills for PTLLS. Together, these texts provide complete coverage of the PTLLS Award.
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Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector

The New Award

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 0857257749

Category: Education

Page: 176

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This highly popular and accessible guide to the PTLLS Award is a comprehensive introduction to teaching in a variety of settings within the lifelong learning sector. This includes further education, adult and community learning, work-based learning, the forces and offender learning and skills. It is easy to read with plenty of practical activities and examples throughout and the content is fully linked to the Teacher Training Standards. This Fifth Edition is written for the four unit PTLLS Award. The book reflects current practice at levels 3 and 4 and 'extension actitivities' specifically target those taking the Award at Level 4. Chapters are based around the teaching and learning cycle and are focused on the PTLLS assessment criteria. updated for the four unit PTLLS Award contents specifically follow the teaching and learning cycle and match the qualification requirements the text is readable, relevant and easy to understand provides valuable support for prospective teachers and trainers with little or no previous experience an excellent foundation for those considering or progressing to further teaching qualifications Moving to the new Award in Education and Training? The Award in Education and Training by Ann Gravells
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Delivering Adult Learning

Level 3 Coursebook

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters Limited

ISBN: 9781844450640

Category: Education

Page: 106

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Most people new to delivering learning require a good basic introduction to all the key aspects at an appropriate level. This text provides just that, being specifically targeted at a range of Level 3 courses, including the City & Guilds 7302 Certificate and Diploma qualifications. It's easy to read, clearly pitched at Level 3, with plenty of practical activities and case studies throughout. Each chapter relates to specific learning and skills development goals, and the book covers all the aims and objectives of the main courses.
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The Certificate in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1473904943

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 4661

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This is the core textbook for the Certificate in Education and Training. This complete guide to the Certificate, from Learning Matters, covers all the content of the mandatory units in a reader-friendly and accessible way. The text develops the reader’s practical teaching skills and, through complete coverage of the content of the qualification prepares learners to teach in a wide variety of contexts. In all chapters real life examples illustrate what the theory means in practice and a reference list gives further resources to help learners with their research and study. Relevant for all learners and all awarding organisations. The book also includes information regarding teaching practice observations and the minimum core.
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Passing Assessments for the Award in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1446294838

Category: Education

Page: 136

View: 2502

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This is an essential text for all learners taking the Award in Education and Training, no matter which awarding organisation they are registered with. It's readable, relevant, easy to understand and gives key advice on approaching and completing written and practical assessments. It helps both in-service and pre-service learners to fully understand the requirements of the Award, and how to evidence their achievement towards the standards. This book will: help learners with their written assessments towards the three main units of the Award give guidance on how learners can demonstrate and evidence their achievement help learners with their practical assessments including hints and tips for succeeding in the microteach give guidance for giving and receiving feedback This is a companion title to The Award in Education and Training by Ann Gravells.
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