QCTO Qualifications and Assessment Centres List. The new QCTO landscape sees the addition of external summative assessment centres. These are called AQPs, Assessment Quality Partners. Follow our simple steps and you will be protected if ever you are under scrutiny.
Assessment Quality Partners (AQPs) and Qualifications
AQPs take over the role of summative assessment and verify learner competency levels. They will also identify providers who fail to adequately prepare candidates and can report them to the QCTO for investigation. There are pros and cons to this. Basically, don’t irk your AQP as you may never know how punitive they are till you’re burning.
Always Stay On The Right Side of Regulatory Bodies: AQP Management in 4 Steps
My advice is to run a tight ship that operates using the correct policies and procedures. If you stay on course during all your decision-making, you will sail through any skills provider audit.
Second, you require a qualified training team.
Thirdly, your training team must be supported by excellent training materials that stimulate an engaged learning experience.
The devil is in the details. Maintain consistent records of all training activities. Include formative assessment routines and minutes of staff meetings to manage program implementation. Records are related to program management, curriculum, attendance and all administrative tasks.
Follow these simple steps and you will be protected if ever you are under scrutiny. You cannot afford to be casual. That is the nature of education and training. It is intensely quality-driven or should be.
Check out these new lists of QCTO qualifications at the following levels: