QNUK Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment (RQF)

This qualification is for those looking to become an assessor of regulated qualifications.

The qualification forms the first unit of our other assessing qualifications. This qualification is also useful for those that are working with assessors and need a greater understanding of their role.


This qualification is available to those over 19 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

Progression route: Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (RQF)

For more information about this qualification, download the qualification specification