Assessor and Internal Quality Assurer Standardisation Events

Our 2019 Standardisation events have now taken place.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list for our 2020 events, please email your contact details to


As all QA’s (Quality Assurers) and IQA’s (Verifiers) will know, in order for you to continue your role, you are required by the awarding organisation (City and Guilds) and our Centre (ARC) to maintain your CPD (Continuing Professional Development). This needs to include evidence of you maintaining your occupational competence HSC (Health & Social Care) plus your QA or IQA role, and documenting this appropriately. (CPD form Q23) You are also required to attend at least one centre standardisation event each year.

This year we will be rolling out our standardisation events from September through to November, venues in Chesterfield, Leicestershire, St. Albans and Northern Ireland, all practising assessors will be expected to attend one of these events.

We would also be pleased to accept and welcome attendance of Assessors from other Centres, or those who are not currently practising, but want to keep up-to-date and meet to share ideas and knowledge with others in the field.

This year we will be covering:-

  • Updates on all qualifications Levels 2 to 5
  • Paperwork and Documentation updates
  • Policy updates
  • Plagiarism guidelines and updates
  • Portfolio layouts
  • Qualification Registration process and unit claiming
  • WDF (workforce development funding)
  • CPD Self Assessment/Evaluation
  • And we will round up with Standardisation Activities

Costs:   £55.00 per attendee

So Assessor and Verifiers, join us at one of our events, or if you wish to hold an event at your own organisation get in touch!


St. Albans  –  Abbotts Care, Units 5&6 Pheonix House, 63 Campfield Road, St Albans, Herts, AL1 5FL

– Tuesday 24th September, 2019 – 10am to 1pm

Leicestershire –  The Lodge Trust, Main Street, Market Overton, Leicestershire, LE15 7PL

– Thursday 24th October, 2019 – 10am to 1pm

Chesterfield –  ARC, 10a Marsden Street, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1JY

– Thursday 7th November, 2019 – 11am to 2pm

Northern Ireland15th January, 2019


Contact us on 01246 555 043 or email

  • TO BOOK YOUR PLACE: please email your name, contact number and role, ie Assessor or Verifier or both.  We will confirm your booking and arrange for an invoice to be sent to you.