of experienced assessment professionals will work with you to offer a full EPA
service, including designing, developing and delivering quality and robust
assessments, which fits with the specific needs of your sector.
service is flexible and responsive, allowing us to offer bespoke assessment
services to meet your requirements.
What is end-point assessment?
assessment (EPA) signifies one of the biggest apprenticeship reforms in recent
times, and will constitute a large part of the new Trailblazer approach. An EPA
is a collection of assessments that offers confirmation of knowledge, skills
and behaviours (known as KSBs) for a particular role. It takes place once the
apprenticeship training has been completed, and the apprentice is deemed ready
for EPA. The EPA must be achieved before an apprenticeship certificate can be
approach stems from the 2013 government-commissioned Richard Review into
apprenticeships, which called for an end to continuous assessment – in favour
of an external assessment that more accurately reflected a learner is
capabilities and readiness for a particular role.
more, the independent nature of the assessment is designed to ensure that
skills are transferable across different organisations and respected
our EPA team for advice, guidance or to discuss your particular requirements on
0191 240 8950 or email [email protected].