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Which bodies could become national Assessment Quality Partners

The need to establish an AQP arises from the development of an occupational qualification. A body that has the necessary credibility in the relevant constituency (industry/sector/profession) must be identified to manage External Integrated Summative Assessment by conducting the AQP functions listed above. Depending on their current functions and areas of expertise any of the following existing bodies may  be  appointed  as  Assessment  Quality  Partners  for  specific  occupations  or groups of occupations: Moderating Bodies Examining Bodies Professional Bodies Legislated Boards Occupational Associations Note: If there are no such bodies with a specific interest in the relevant occupation, a SETA o[...]

Training Methods

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There is a huge array and variety of training methods each with its advantages and disadvantages. In designing a course, a healthy mix of a few methods provides variety, overcomes monotony and boredom and energises participants. But the mix is not an end in itself. Training methods need to be carefully selected to match the purpose and learning outcomes of each session. The following is a summary to guide such selection: