What are online assessments?

Training and assessment modules offered to inform, self-assess and measure the understanding of invigilators, exams officers and senior leaders/line managers

 

Modules available

  • Invigilator Training and Assessment Module
  • New Exams Officer Induction and Assessment Module
  • Senior Leader/Line Manager Training and Assessment Module
  • Exams Officer Qualification/Endorsement (launching early in the 2020/21 academic year)

 

How modules are accessed

An exams officer at a member centre can act as the administrator for the Online Portal which then provides access to the Assessment Portal where the modules for invigilators, new exams officers* and senior leaders/line managers are provided

Where appropriate to their role, an administrator may also complete some or all of the modules

From early in the 2020/21 academic year, exams officers will also be able to access and undertake the Exams Officer Qualification/Endorsement from the Online Portal

*Module may also be relevant to colleagues acting as an exams assistant or appointed to cover the exams officer role as a contingency measure

 

Frequently asked questions

Please refer to FAQs in the Online Portal

As an existing administrator logging in, your landing page may default to the Invigilator Users screen in the Assessment Portal – to access the Members Area, select Online Portal from the drop menu () at top of screen

Invigilator Training and Assessment Module

This module offers four units:

  • (Unit 1) New invigilators
  • (Unit 2) On-screen tests
  • (Unit 3) 2019/2020 regulation changes for experienced invigilators
  • (Unit 4) Access arrangements (for invigilators supervising candidates and facilitators supporting candidates)

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New Exams Officer Induction and Assessment Module

Designed to support a new exams officer’s induction to their centre and to the role

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Senior Leader/Line Manager Training and Assessment Module

Designed to support senior leaders/line managers (responsible for exams) through the exam cycle and in supporting their exams officer

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Exams Officer Qualification/Endorsement

Launching early in the 2020/21 academic year

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