CPD training courses

Browse the workshops portfolio page for a full list of the workshops we offer or get in touch to discuss bespoke solutions including group training for organisations.

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    Assessment validation for beginners: How do I know my assessments have worked well? (Workshop)

    This interactive workshop will introduce some key ideas underpinning validity and validation, and will offer practical ideas for validating your assessments to check their overall quality.

    06 Dec 2023 Online 12:30 - 14:30 £95 (Members - £85.50)
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    Assessing 'competence': Definitions, challenges and strategies (Workshop series)

    This interactive series of three workshops is designed for anyone who wants to understand the key issues underpinning valid assessments of competence.

    17 Jan 2024 - 31 Jan 2024 Online 12:30 - 14:00 £265 (Members - £238.50)
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    A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment (Scheduled (9 weeks) or Self-study)

    Understand key principles underpinning effective assessment including validity, reliability, and fairness. Improve your assessment knowledge and challenge your assumptions. Courses available: Self-study | 5 Feb-7 Apr 2024 | 10 Jun-11 Aug 2024 | 9 Sep-10 Nov 2024

    05 Feb 2024 - 07 Apr 2024 Online From £265.50 to £345
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    Understanding and optimising your mark schemes (Workshop)

    This interactive workshop will describe the different approaches to mark scheme design and provide practical guidance on how to optimise your mark schemes.

    06 Feb 2024 Online 12:30 - 14:00 £95 (Members - £85.50)
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    A102: Introducing Assessment Practice (Scheduled (9 weeks))

    Understand the practicalities of producing and delivering assessment as you are guided through the assessment cycle from start to finish. Courses available: 12 Feb-14 Apr 2024 | 17 Jun-18 Aug 2024 | 16 Sep-17 Nov 2024

    12 Feb 2024 - 14 Apr 2024 Online From £265.50 to £345
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    Understanding the fundamentals of research and research methods to empower assessment practices (Workshop series)

    A series of three interactive online workshops that will develop your knowledge of research purposes, methods and good practice that are relevant to the assessment context.

    15 Feb 2024 - 29 Feb 2024 Online £265 (Members - £238.50)
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    A103: Introducing Data Literacy (Scheduled (9 weeks))

    Become literate with the basics of using, managing, and interpreting data. Learn how to make the most of your data – from collection and management through to visualisation. Courses available: 19 Feb-21 Apr 2024 | 24 Jun-25 Aug 2024

    19 Feb 2024 - 21 Apr 2024 Online From £265.50 to £345
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    A104: Psychometrics in Educational Assessment (Scheduled (9 weeks))

    Learn methods from psychometrics to ensure your tests are reliable, valid, and fair. Gain the tools and understanding to analyse your assessment data. Courses available: 26 Feb-28 Apr 2024 | 2 Sep-3 Nov 2024

    26 Feb 2024 - 28 Apr 2024 Online From £310.50 to £345

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For a full list of the Assessment Practitioner workshops we offer browse the workshops portfolio page.

Alternatively, why not get in touch to discuss a bespoke solution.

Understanding Assessment: A Practical Course for Teachers

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If you’re a teacher who wants to learn more about designing and delivering classroom-based assessments, this self-study, on-demand course is for you.  

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