KTA Assessor Award

L3 Award in Understanding the Practices and Principles of Assessment

Resources to support your studies


Knowledge Worksheet

You can download a Word version of the Knowledge Worksheet by clicking here.

Once completed, please email to your tutor for marking.


Download the Active IQ Workbook

The workbook is designed to work alongside Active IQ's e-learning module. You will get free access to this e-learning and it will be arranged after you are registered with AIQ.



Presentation slides

Download the Active IQ Slide set

These slides cover the core syllabus for this qualification. 



This video gives further guidance on the RPL/APA/APL proces. 

The guidance is set in a Health & Fitness context but the principles are generic.


In this video, Ann Gravells introduces some of the concepts around assessment

Reading List

Achieving your assessor and quality assurance units (TAQA) Second edition.
Ann Gravells (2014)

Ann Gravells is an educational training consultant, teacher and author. She has been working in further and adult education since 1983, and writing text books since 2006. She has a Masters degree in Educational Management, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, a Degree in Education and holds QTLS status. Her books tend to be directly aligned to teaching and assessing qualifications.

Click Here to visit Ann's Amazon page



The City & Guilds practical guide to quality assurance
City and Guilds of London Institute, and Karen Pontin (2012)


Assessment Methods

This supplementary document might add useful context / guidance when considering assessment methods and assessment planning.

Assessment Planning

A nice workbook on planning assessments

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