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Workplace Assessment Using Direct and Indirect Methods (PDA)

West Highland College UHI

Venues

Off campus

Content

The PDA in Workplace Assessment Using Direct and Indirect Methods will develop your knowledge and skills in preparing for, planning and carrying out assessment of individuals in the workplace.

You will use direct methods such as observation, examination of work products (both created and not created at the time of observation) and questioning. You may also be involved in authenticating indirect evidence such as discussion with candidates, testimony of others (witnesses), examination of candidate statements, assessment of candidates in simulated environments, recognition of prior learning (RPL), otherwise known as the accreditation of prior achievement (APA).

Entry Requirements

Students must be a workplace assessor, currently working with at least two VQ candidates.

Start Date

Flexible

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

6 months

Department

Business and Leisure

SCQF Level

6