Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice course at Carlton Training

Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (QCF)


This course is for people carrying out Internal Quality Assurance – also known as Internal Verification – and it has replaced the previous V1/V2 qualifications.

If you want to be a qualified Internal Verifier or Internal Quality Assurer for your organisation, then this is the course for you.

By gaining this award you’ll get an up to date professional qualification which meets the Awarding Bodies’ requirements. There are two units which make up this qualification :

1. Understanding the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment – which is the knowledge based section covering the theory you need to be familiar with when carrying out any Internal Quality Assurance processes or tasks.

2. Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment – this is the practical unit where you will plan and take part in internal quality assurance processes. You will be guided through what is needed by your tutor who will assess you.

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Up to 6 people at your premises £3750 + VAT (from £625 each)


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Internal verifier course entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements other than to have suitable experience or qualifications in the subject area you will be working in. You’ll also need to have access to assessors in order to complete the practical part of the course – these could be at your workplace.

What does this internal verifier qualification course involve?

The course usually takes two days which are spread apart. During your time with us time our expert tutors will guide you through what you need to do to qualify. Following this you will be visited by your tutor who will observe you carrying out internal quality assurance activities. The course includes:

  • Planning monitoring activities

  • Carrying out internal monitoring activities

  • Determining whether assessment methods are safe, fair, valid and reliable

  • Providing assessors with feedback, advice and support

  • Standardising assessments with assessors

You’ll be able to:

  • Explain what an internal quality assurance plan contains

  • Evaluate different techniques for sampling evidence of assessments

  • Explain standardisation requirements

  • Explain relevant procedures regarding disputes about the quality of assessment

  • Understand the requirements for the internal quality assurance in terms of best practice

  • Reflective practice and continuing professional development (CPD) in relation to internal quality assurance

The course is 12 Credits

This qualification is recognised by Ofqual.

This qualification is recognised by Ofqual