Highfield Level 3 End Point Apprenticeship Assessor (EPA) Qualification – Online with live Zoom sessions with experienced EPA trainer
Gain your Highfield Level 3 Award in Undertaking End-Point Assessment (EPA) at home via our live Zoom sessions. We offer flexible times and sessions during the working week, evenings or weekends!
Highfield Level 3 Award in Undertaking End-Point Assessment (EPA) is for those who either want to become Independent End Point Assessors or for trainers who want to support their apprentices prepare for their EPA. This training is delivered online via Zoom by expert trainers who are all experienced Independent EPA Assessors. Zoom has excellent training capabilities that make it easy to join, start and collaborate across any device. The groups are small with a maximum of 6 delegates per session and this enables us to support you with your own specific apprenticeship standards.
Once you enrol, you will be sent some pre course reading. You will participate in two live online session via Zoom during the day or evening. For our weekend courses they are a 6 hour session on a Saturday 09.30-16.30. There will be opportunities during the online sessions for your trainer to observe your participation and record evidence of your competency to meet the requirements of the qualification.
Following each online session, you will be emailed an activity pack, this must be completed and emailed to your trainer. You will discuss and agree submission deadlines with your trainer.
You can choose day time, evening or weekend options.
- Daytime 2 x 3 hour sessions – Monday 10am – 1pm and Thursday 10am-1pm of the same week
- Evenings 2 x 3 hours sessions – Tuesdays 6.30pm – 9.30pm consecutive weeks
- Weekends 1 x 6 hour session – Saturday 9.30am – 4.30pm
We will cover:
- Apprenticeship standards
- Assessment plans
- Effective gateway
- How to prepare for End Point Assessment (EPA)
- Common job requirements for an Independent EPA Assessor
- methods used at EPA
- How to write your EPA reports evaluatively
- How does EPA grading work?
- Feedback to apprentices and employers following EPA
- Internal and External Quality Assurance of EPA
Following each session, you will complete a series of activities and knowledge questions. Your trainer is available via email or phone to support your learning and understanding. Once you have successfully completed your online Zoom sessions and your blended learning activities, you will have completed the qualification. Your qualification will be assessed, if you need to add further evidence, we will let you know and you will have the opportunity to resubmit, if required.
Your qualification will be Internally Quality Assured and we will claim your certificate from Highfield.
About our trainers
Best for Training have worked with numerous EPAOs, training providers and thousands of individuals to support the development and understanding of End Point Assessment and best practise in apprenticeship provision.
Julie Train is currently working nationally with several large End Point Assessor Organisations as an Independent Assessor and Internal Quality Assurer. Julie is an experienced tutor, assessor and IQA and has a wealth of experience and knowledge around apprenticeship delivery including the new apprenticeship standards and quality assurance. Julie has excellent knowledge and experience of apprenticeship employer engagement and business development.
Our tutors are highly experienced and knowledgeable in the changes within the apprenticeship sector and have received incredible feedback from delegates attending this training.
Sam and Anne have many years of experience successfully delivering apprenticeships and delivering high quality training. They also deliver Assessor, Internal Quality Assurance qualifications and Initial Teacher Training. They write resources for Awarding Organisations and are External Quality Assurers. As former Ofsted Inspectors, Sam and Anne also provide consultancy services to colleges and apprenticeship training providers to prepare for Ofsted inspections and monitoring visits.