Level 4 Training Assessment Quality Assurance (TAQA)

The Level 4 TAQA qualifications in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes, is a practical based qualification and is intended for individuals whose job requires them to maintain the quality of assessments from within an organisation or assessment centre

3-6 months
£950
Churchgate House, 56 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6EU

Course Overview

It can be achieved via 3 possible routes. The route you choose will be dependent on your role in the assessment process.

The course comprises:

  • an initial assessment
  • 1 day workshop
  • 4 workplace visits

Initial Assessment: on-line

Course Duration: This course runs for 3-6 months

Units covered:

Unit 401 - Understanding the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment

This is a knowledge-only unit for those wanting to become an Internal Quality Assurer. It has also been designed by those who need to know about the assessment practice and quality assurance as part of their role, but who will not be directly involved in the quality assurance of Assessors.

Unit 402 - Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment

This unit is intended for individuals whose job requires them to maintain the quality of assessment from within an organisation or assessment centre. The units within this Award are based upon LLUK standards and provide a national benchmark of good practice, capturing the skills, knowledge and experience needed to perform the key activities of internally quality assuring assessment. It is suited to those who are, or will be, working in quality assurance and for managers and HR professionals who require a professional development qualification in assessment.

Unit 403 – Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Own Area of Responsibility

This unit is intended for those whose job role requires them to lead a team of internal quality assurance personnel and manage quality processes.


This workshop covers:

  • Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment
  • Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment
  • Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Own Area of Responsibility