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  • Open Awards Box Set | English Functional Skills Tutor / Assessor

    £90.00
    This box set is designed to make it easier for new comers to be able to allocate all the English training they need for delivering the Functional Skills English Qualification. Who is this for? English Tutors / Assessors who are new to your centre or are new to Open Awards. What are the courses are in this box set? Information on the following titles, in this series, can be found on the individual course listings in this E-learning catalogue. 1 x Open Awards | Assessing Speaking, Listening and Communicating 1 x Open Awards | Effective Marking of Functional Skills English Entry Level Assessments 1 x Open Awards | Entry Level Functional Skills Adaptation of Assessments 1 x Open Awards | Effective Classroom Invigilation for Functional Skills Assessments 1 x Open Awards | Remote Invigilation for Functional Skills Assessments Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of each box set course so as long as you achieve above 75% in the post course assessment.
  • Open Awards Box Set | Maths Functional Skills Tutor / Assessor

    £90.00
    This box set is designed to make it easier for newcomers to be able to allocate all the English training they need for delivering the Functional Skills English Qualification. Who is this for? Mathematics Tutors / Assessors who are new to your centre or are new to Open Awards. What are the courses are in this box set? 1 x Open Awards | Effective Marking of Functional Skills Mathematics Entry Level Assessments 1 x  Open Awards | Entry Level Functional Skills Adaptation of Assessments 1 x Open Awards | Effective Classroom Invigilation for Functional Skills Assessments 1 x Open Awards | Remote Invigilation for Functional Skills Assessments Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of each box set course so as long as you achieve above 75% in the post-course assessment.  
  • Open Awards | Effective Marking of Functional Skills Mathematics Entry Level Assessments

    £90.00
    The aim of this course is to support tutors and centre markers with the marking of Functional Skills Entry Level mathematics assessment scripts. The training is designed to support the mark scheme content, and how this should be interpreted, by clarifying areas that may cause confusion. Also, it attempts to address common errors and misinterpretations, reflecting ‘real-life’ situations encountered by our centre markers. Who is this for? All staff in Open Awards centres who are approved to deliver Functional Skills. How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However, you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30-day limit starts to form the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.  Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? The course will cover the following topics; Section 1: Marking Scripts Section 2: Effective Marking Section 3: General Marking Guidance Section 4: Applying the Mark Scheme Section 5: Evidence Requirements Section 6: Course Test Section 7: Next Steps Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment.
  • Open Awards | Remote Invigilation for Functional Skills Assessments (V2.0)

    £90.00
    This course provides the essential information and knowledge for a centre and its staff to provide Remote Invigilation of Functional Skills Assessments. Who is this for? All staff in Open Awards centres who are approved to deliver Functional Skills. How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However, you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30-day limit starts from the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.  Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? Understand the role and responsibilities of invigilators, tutors, administrators and learners who are completing invigilation remotely Understand how to use video conferencing software effectively to ensure all aspects of the invigilation process are carried out following agreed procedures Be prepared and understand how to overcome issues effectively, should they arise. Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment
  • Open Awards | Delivery and Assessment

    £90.00
    This course is generic training on delivery and assessment of Open Awards courses. It comprises a total of 5 modules that support you to develop assessment activities that meet the requirements of Open Awards Qualifications. Who is this for? All tutor staff at an Open Awards Approved Centre How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take up to 3 hours to complete.  You will have 60 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 60-day limit starts from the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.   Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? The course is split into 5 Modules with the following titles; Module 1: Introduction to Assessment Module 2: Planning for Assessment Module 3: Writing Assessment Activities Module 4: Building a Portfolio Module 5: Giving Feedback. Each module will appear in your user account after each one is completed as there is a set progression route to this training. Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course when you have completed all 5 modules, so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post course assessment.
  • Open Awards | Effective Marking of Functional Skills English Entry Level Assessments

    £90.00
    The aim of this training course is to support centre markers with the marking of Entry-Level English Assessment scripts. The training is designed to support the Mark Scheme content, and how this should be interpreted, by clarifying areas that may cause confusion. Also, it attempts to address common errors and misinterpretations, reflecting ‘real-life’ situations encountered by our Centre Markers. Who is this for? All staff in Open Awards centres who are approved to deliver Functional Skills. How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However, you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30-day limit starts from the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.  Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? How to mark scrips questions at entry-level one, two and three. Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment.
  • Open Awards | Entry Level Functional Skills Adaptation of Assessments

    £90.00
    This course provides details on the process of making reasonable adjustments to externally-controlled assessments with a focus on Entry Level Functional Skills. Who is this for? All staff in Open Awards centres who are approved to deliver Functional Skills. How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However, you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30-day limit starts from the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.  Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? Know when you can and cannot make adaptations to externally-controlled assessments (Functional Skills Entry Level) Understand the process for making adaptations to externally-controlled assessments Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment
  • Open Awards | Assessing Speaking, Listening and Communicating

    £90.00
    This course is to assist with the assessment and delivery of the Speaking Listening and Communication element of the Functional Skills English Qualification. Who is this for? Functional Skills English Tutor/ Teaching Assistant / Assessor at an Open Awards Approved Centre How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However, you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30-day limit starts from the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.   Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? Understand the role of the assessor in Speaking, Listening and Communicating (SLC) assessments (Functional Skills English) Understand the process for assessing and quality assuring SLC assessments Be able to make accurate assessment decisions about learners taking a Speaking, Listening and Communicating assessment (Functional Skills English) Know how to record assessment decisions Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment
  • Open Awards | Quality Assurance Training

    £90.00
    This course is to support centres to improve their quality assurance of the Open Awards qualifications you are approved to deliver.  The covers the topics like, 1: The Quality Assurance Processes 2: Verifying Achievement and Sampling 3: Standardisation 4: Authorised Internal Assessors Who is this for? All staff at an Open Awards Approved Centre How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However, you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30-day limit starts from the minute you purchase the course in the eShop. Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? An insight into the Quality Assurance processes for Open Awards. Understand the purpose of Quality Assurance. Identify the role of the Internal Quality Assurer for your centre Will I get a certificate of attendance You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment.
  • Open Awards | Effective Invigilation

    £90.00
    This course deals with the essential information you need to be able to deliver face to face invigilation of externally-controlled assessments Who is this for? All staff in Open Awards centres who are approved to deliver Functional Skills. How long will it take? There is no set duration for the course but we expect that it will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  However you will only have 30 days to complete and achieve the course.  This 30 day limit starts to form the minute you purchase the course in the eShop.  Failure to complete the training within the set time frame may incur charges for your centre. What will you be learning? Understand the role and responsibilities of Invigilators and Administrators. Know what paperwork must be completed by Invigilators. Know about required seating arrangements for both paper-based and on-screen assessments. Know what is permitted and what is not permitted in an assessment room. Know how to start and end both paper-based and on-screen assessments correctly Will I get a certificate of attendance? You will achieve an attendance and participation certificate at the end of your course so as long as you achieve 80% and above in the post-course assessment.
  • Online Teaching and Learning Design (Coming Soon)

    A band new 5 module course about designing eLearning for educators of any discipline and sector.  Price and module detail coming soon.  If you are interested please email Learn@openawards.org.uk