Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF)


Explore the essentials of internal quality assurance in assessment with our Level 4 award. Gain insights into assuring and maintaining assessment quality while effectively planning, allocating, and monitoring work within your area of responsibility.

Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF)

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About This Course

Explore the Level 4 Award in Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF)— a comprehensive programme designed to empower learners with the skills, knowledge, and understanding essential for excelling in the role of a quality assurer. Dive into a dynamic learning experience that equips you to confidently navigate the intricacies of assessment processes and practices.

This course covers important topics like contextual principles, assessment quality monitoring techniques, and legal compliance for internal quality assurance. It helps students learn important skills that are useful in vocational education settings.

Course Benefits

Our programme empowers you to:

  • Earn a nationally recognised quality assurance qualification you can use in a range of settings.
  • Study from the comfort of home, with dedicated personal assessor support.
  • Learn the skills you need to work in quality assurance in further education (FE), colleges, and independent training organisations.
  • Progress through the suite of qualifications in this specification and to other qualifications.

Course Units

Qualification Title: Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF)

Qualification Number: 601/2338/2

Unit 1: Understanding the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment

Unit 2: Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment


Students will submit a variety of written assignments to their personal assessor for this course. You will also be required to show proof of quality assurance activities. Participants should ideally be in a quality assurance position within their organisation or be striving towards one.

Required Knowledge

There are no specific entry requirements; however, learners should have a minimum of Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy or equivalent.

Students must be at least 19 years old to obtain this certificate. Participants should ideally be in a position of quality assurance within their organisation or be working towards one.

Awarding Body

Upon successful completion of the course, you’ll be awarded the Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF) from Training Qualifications UK (TQUK).

TQUK is an Ofqual-regulated awarding organisation. This guarantees that all of their qualifications conform to a high standard.


From the moment you enrol, you’ll be given your login details and assigned to one of our industry-expert assessors, who will help tutor and guide you towards success. We’re firm believers that distance learning doesn’t mean distance support, and when you choose to learn with us, you’ll never have to feel alone in your studies.

Our comprehensive study guides and course materials are designed to provide you with everything you need to know to complete your Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF), and should you have any questions, our friendly student support team will be on hand.

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This is a question that our team are often asked, there are many reasons but here are the main reasons to choose Association of Learning:

  • No hidden charges, the price you see includes everything, from tutoring to certification.
  • Our average tutor marking time is 3 working days (most providers are 10+).
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  • Our courses are up to date. Many providers create course content and fail to keep it up to date.
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  • As many submissions as you need to complete, many providers cap how many times you can submit work.
  • All courses are fully endorsed by external awarding organisations.
  • 14 day money back guarantee or course switch.

If you need any more reasons to choose Association of Learning, contact our team!

You have 12 months to complete your course, however you can complete at a faster pace without any additional costs. Some of our students have managed to complete in as little as 3 months!

This is a government-regulated qualification, with certification provided by an Ofqual-regulated awarding body.

There are two payment options, pay in full for your course or monthly. Our monthly payment option allows you to spread the cost of your course over a 10 month period.

If you choose to pay using a payment plan, to apply you must be able to answer yes to the following:

  • Your billing address is based in the UK
  • You have a UK based bank account
  • Bill payer must be 18 or above.

No, this course is assignment based, which means you will not have to complete any exams. If your assignment doesn’t pass first time, you can retry as many times as you need within your 12 months support period.

No, this is a distance learning course, which means your assessments will be submitted and marked using our online LMS (Learner Management System).

Unlike other providers, Association of Learning use a fast-track system to get your certificate to you within six weeks (our average is two weeks).

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