Assessor Award (Non-Vocational)

This course is suitable for those who are assessing learners in a classroom or other off-job training environments such as training centres and workshops.

Course content

  • agree assessment arrangements with learners
  • conduct assessment events
  • communicate assessment decisions to learners 
  • contribute and conform to internal quality assurance requirements.

Not sure what qualification is right for you? Read SQA's Frequently Asked Questions.

If you don't deliver non-vocational courses, we offer an assessor award design specifically for vocational courses.

Online delivery

Paper-free, our E-portfolio option, offers you a high level of flexibility in terms in working around your prospective work patterns. It enables you to submit portfolio evidence electronically at a time and place that suits you. The system is available 24/7, enabling you to access materials, submit portfolio evidence, receive feedback, assessment and guidance support. 


There is an initial assessment and course overview session at Glasgow Clyde College followed by visits to you in the workplace to provide support and gather evidence.

Start dates

  • 18 January 2018 (09:30-12:30)


Six months (approx.)


This course is eligible for Individual Training Account (ITA) funding. 

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Entry requirements (minimum)

You must be in an assessor role with learners to access.



‘This qualification was a real eye opener for me; I thought I had a good understanding of what it took to be an assessor. However after undertaking the qualification I realised just how much was involved. ‘

‘Through hard work and constant support from the Glasgow Clyde College staff I am now a fully qualified assessor and as such, have a huge responsibility in helping with the future of the business.’

K.R. BAE Systems  



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