• LevelLevel 3
  • Duration1 year
  • Awarding bodyCity and Guilds


This qualification is for students who are starting their journey as an assessor.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
  • Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement
  • Assessing Vocational Achievement

Details available on request.

Entry requirements

You must have discussion with the course coordinator to determine units of study prior to enrolment.

You will be assessed by producing a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate both knowledge and practice of assessment.

Each unit can be taken separately or all three as a full certificate.

You can progress onto the 6317 Level 4 Internal Quality Assurance.

Please note, this course is a full cost course and therefore there is no fee remission available to any student. Advanced Learner Loans are available to those doing the Full Qualification.

Please click the apply now button at the top of this page which will take you to an application form to apply for A Levels, or you can download a full time course application here and print it out, complete the form and send it to the College. You only need to apply once for A Level programmes. After receiving your application form you will be invited to attend an informal interview where you will have a chance to discuss which specific A Level subjects you would like to enrol on.


If you have any queries with regards to your application or you would like further information and support, please contact our Admissions Team on (01642) 333601. Or if you have any enquiries about courses, please contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.