TAQA is the essential qualification for people working in vocational training and assessment.
The new TAQA qualifications are meant to be accessible to anyone assessing or quality assuring learning. This learning might be someone learning how to carry out tasks but not doing a qualification, it might be someone in a volunteer placement, on a work experience programme, doing a qualification such as Key Skills, Essential Skills.
TAQA ensures that staff are involved in internal quality assurance practice have the knowledge, understanding and competence to assess work-based qualifications and to efficiently and effectively manage the internal quality process.
Loans may be available to help cover the cost, subject to eligibility.