Our VQ Centre offers the following qualifications:
Diploma in Probation Practice – level 3 – Qualified Probation Service Officer
Certificate in Probation Case Administration – level 2 – For those in a Case Administrator role in Probation
Diploma in Advice and Guidance – level 4 – Practitioners giving employment and education advice
Diploma in Business Skills – level 3 – For business support practitioners (inc. Case Administrators)
Diploma in Restorative Practice – level 4 – For all RP facilitators and one route to becoming an Accredited Practitioner on the Restorative Justice Council Practitioner Register
Training, Assessment and Quality Assurance (TAQA) level 3 for Assessors and level 4 for Internal Quality Assurers (IQA)
The Centre was first approved by City & Guilds to offer qualifications in August 2010 and since then has successfully guided and assessed 140 learners through their chosen qualification.
We use VQManager e-portfolio, a web-based system enabling effective and efficient assessment.
We have regular External Quality Assurer (EQA) visits in order to retain our Centre status for all the qualifications that we offer.