Workplace Assessment (Training Scheme).xml Workplace Assessment (Training Scheme)

Training SchemePart-time, 8 weeks

Annual Fees(indicative 2019)

Programme code




April, June, August




Course related costs

Not applicable



Domestic Applications due

Received all year

International Applications due

Received all year


Christchurch - Madras Street, Timaru


Acquire the skills to help learners prepare for assessments and to conduct assessments in the workplace.

Delivered as a one-day workshop, this course (and the accompanying assignment materials that you take back to your workplace to complete) will enable you to assess candidate performance and prepare candidates for assessment. You'll gain skills in preparing assessment materials, planning and conducting assessments, verifying evidence and completing assessment administration (Unit standard 4098 and 11281).

To undertake this course, you'll need to be working with learners who are completing assessments which you can use for your assignment work. You'll also need an observer in your workplace with expertise and experience in assessment to verify your assignment work

Career opportunities

This programme will equip you to gain employment as workplace trainer or assessor, or to undertake training and assessment activities as part of a wider role.

Recommended school subjects

  • English

Programme structure

To complete this Training Scheme you are required to complete 5 credits. Please browse the guide below to view the course options currently available within this qualification.

Core courses
Elective Courses

To be a full time student you need to maintain a workload of 120 credits per year. We recommend you talk with us to ensure you choose electives to benefit your future career.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements
  • 40 credits NCEA Level 1, including 10 literacy credits and 10 numeracy credits

Alternative requirements
  • Evidence of literacy, numeracy and an ability to study at the appropriate level. This can be through study, work and/or life experience. Literacy and numeracy assessments are available.

Additional requirements
English requirements
  • If English is not your first language you are also required to provide evidence of your English language skills. Refer also to the Acceptable Alternatives Chart which includes credits in English-rich subjects from New Zealand educational institutions. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment.










Acceptable Alternatives Chart

Next steps

To apply for this programme please complete:

  • complete an Admission and Enrolment Form

If you don't meet the criteria for entry into this programme, we can help you meet entry level with our foundation and bridging programmes.

Alternatively, if you feel you have gained your learning through on the job experience talk to us about recognition or assessment of prior learning .

Due to Immigration New Zealand visa requirements international students are ineligible to enrol in this programme.

Application documents

Credit recognition

If you have work experience in this area, or a relevant prior qualification, you may be eligible for credit recognition towards this qualification.