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Assessor Courses

Specialists in Assessor Training

At Brooks and Kirk, we have delivered Assessor Qualifications for over 25 years. We offer every assessor qualification there is to choose from within the TAQA suite.

One of the key advantages of our assessor qualifications is their non-industry-specific nature. Assessment skills are transferrable and can be applied across different sectors. Therefore, our courses focus on developing core assessment competencies that can be effectively utilised in your areas of occupational competence. 

Access to Learners

Available for your assessor training

Course Duration

Up to 2 years to complete your course

Unlimited Tutor Support

Responsive and knowledgeable tutors

CAVA Assessor Course

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Previously known as the A1 assessor award and the D32/D33 assessor course. CAVA is the most highly regarded of the assessor courses.

The Level 3 CAVA assessor qualification is the assessor training course you need to become a competent and proficient assessor. This course equips you with the necessary skills and knowledge to assess learners’ competence in their workplace and evaluate their vocational expertise in various learning environments.

This is the only qualification that will make you a fully qualified assessor in your area of expertise and is therefore the most popular of the assessor courses.

Access to Learners to Assess
Unlimited Tutor Support
Flexible Payment Plans

AVRA Course

Level 3 Award in Vocationally Related Achievement

This assessor course is for anyone who needs to be qualified to assess learners in any of the following learning environments: classrooms, workshops and virtual learning environments.

On completion of this course, you would only be qualified to assess learners’ vocational knowledge, skills and understanding outside of the work environment.

If you wish to assess in both learning environments and work environments, you will need the CAVA assessor course.

Access to Learners to Assess
Unlimited Tutor Support
Flexible Payment Plans

ACWE Course

Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in a Work Environment

This qualification is aimed at anyone who needs to be able to assess learners in the workplace.

On completion of this assessor course, you would only be qualified to assess learners’ occupational competence within a work environment, and not in any learning environments.

If you wish to assess in both work environments and learning environments, you will need the CAVA assessor course.

Access to Learners to Assess
Unlimited Tutor Support
Flexible Payment Plans

UPPA Course

Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment

This assessor course is a ‘knowledge-only’ course, and does not qualify you to assess in the workplace or in any learning environment.

This course gives you the theory behind assessment but does not teach you the practical skills to assess learners. This course is ideal for those who are already qualified assessors, wanting to update their knowledge and skills.

CPD for Qualified Assessors
Unlimited Tutor Support
Flexible Payment Plans

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If you have any questions about a specific assessor course or any of the assessor qualifications we offer here at Brooks and Kirk, please feel free to give our friendly team a call or send us an email. We’re open from 9 am – 6.30 pm Monday – Friday to answer your calls, and emails will be responded to within a maximum of one working day. There’s no obligation to sign up for the course, we’re more than happy to provide you with advice and guidance.

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Why Choose Brooks and Kirk?

25 Years of being TAQA Training Specialists

Brooks and Kirk have been delivering training for over 25 years. Now, we are the specialists in everything related to TAQA. From the days of the D32 assessor course, to the A1 assessor course, and now the CAVA assessor course, not to mention everything else in the TAQA suite of qualifications. In that time, we have been rated 5* stars across Google, Facebook and Trustpilot and have worked with thousands of individuals to achieve their desired qualification. We have also had the privilege to work with many organisations throughout the UK, including a huge variety of NHS Trusts, Universities, the Met Police, IBM, Food Standards Agency, and hundreds more.

Assessor Qualifications