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Principles and Practices of Quality Assurance

1st Edition

A guide for internal and external quality assurers in the FE and Skills Sector

Ann Gravells
eISBN-13: 9781473994331

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This is a core text for anyone training to be (or working as) an internal or external quality assurer in the further education and skills sector. It has all the information you need to work towards the quality assurance units for qualifications such as: The Certificate and Diploma in Education and Training, or the quality assurance units of the Learning and Development (TAQA) qualification.


The book takes you through all the information you need to know, opening up the topic for learning in an easily accessible way. Interactive activities are included throughout, and real examples of quality assurance in practice are included. The book also includes examples of completed internal and external quality assurance documents.


It is a comprehensive text, covering:


·         principles of internal and external quality assurance


·         planning quality assurance activities


·         carrying out quality assurance activities


·         risk management


·         making decisions and  providing feedback


·         record keeping


·         evaluating practice


·         the role and use of technology


·         planning, allocating and monitoring the work of others


This is your guide to understanding how to use internal quality assurance activities effectively with assessors, and external quality assurance activities with centre staff.



?Ann Gravells is leading a CPD Day on 22nd June in London. The event will focus on Raising quality and improving practice in the FE and Skills sector and is a rare opportunity to learn from leading experts. There will only be a limited number of seats available, so book your place here to avoid disappointment.

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ISBNs 9781473973428, 9781473973428, 9781473973428, 9781473973411, 9781473973411, 9781473994331, 9781473994348, 1473994330
Language English
Number of Pages 200
Edition 1st