Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

This OFQUAL regulated qualification, Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice enables the learner to gain the knowledge and skills to lead a team of internal quality assurance staff who are responsible for maintaining the quality of assessment from within an organisation or assessment centre.

This qualification is also suitable for individuals from diverse sectors and for those who may already be employed as an internal quality assurer or in a supervisory role for a training provider, further education college or internal training department or looking to progress to leading a team of quality assurers.

The purpose of this qualification is to confirm competence in an occupational role to the standards required. It is intended for those who lead a team of internal quality assurance staff.

How this course will empower you

By the end of the course learners will be able to:

  • Understand the principles and requirements of assessment and different types of assessment method
  • Understand how to make assessment decisions and how to involve learners and others in assessment
  • Understand quality assurance of the assessment process
  • Make assessment decisions about occupational competence
  • Provide required information following the assessment of occupational competence and maintain legal and good practice requirements when assessing occupational competence
  • Prepare and carry out assessments of vocational skills, knowledge and understanding
  • Gain an ideal CPD recognition

How this course is structured

To be awarded the Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice, learners are required to successfully complete 3 mandatory units:

  • Understanding the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment
  • Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment
  • Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Own Area of Responsibility

Entry Criteria

The qualification is designed for learners aged 19 and above. There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for these qualifications. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 3 qualification.


After successful completion students will achieve a Level 4 Certificate in Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice awarded by NCFE.

Progression Opportunities

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to: NCFE Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training or NCFE Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training

Mode of study

Online: Start Anytime
Classroom: – Please contact our admissions department for dates

What kind of support do I get during the course?

  • 24/7 online access to resources
  • Practical exercises, short case studies and examples that will prepare you for the final assessment.
  • A subject expert who will give you feedback on your formative assessments and report.
  • Access to library facilities for books, journals, whitepapers etc.


Total Course Fee:- £490.00 (No hidden charges)

If you require any additional information please complete the form below:


6 Months (Flexible)

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