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Internal Quality Assurance Qualifications

The Internal Quality Assurance qualifications used to be called the Internal Verifier courses. So, although they are still commonly referred to as the Internal Verifier (IV) courses, if you are looking at becoming an ‘Internal Verifier’ then it is, in fact, an Internal Quality Assurance (IQA) qualification that you need. The IQA course from ASTI helps the learners to learn the fundamentals of the evaluation and quality control processes. You will be competent at offering comments and building the skills of an assessment team. You will be able to arrange successful and dependable IQA activities.

Successful completion of these qualifications will enable learners to gain an internal quality assurance role or to develop within that role, and to lead a team of internal quality assurance practitioners. At ASTI, Learners will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective quality assurance practitioner. As an employee, you will improve the quality assurance procedures while monitoring and raising the assessment standards of people around you. Anyone with responsibilities for overseeing and confirming assessment decisions should take this course.

Internal Quality Assurance Program Overview

The Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice, often referred to as the Lead IQA Qualification, is the most highly regarded of all the IQA qualifications. One of the IQA’s main responsibilities is to monitor and improve the quality of assessment. The Internal Quality Assurer is effectively responsible for ensuring that the assessor is doing their job correctly.

The most highly regarded Internal Quality Assurance qualification, from ASTI Academy, allows you to provide quality assurance of assessments and lead and manage the whole quality assurance process. It equips you with all the skills necessary to quality assure qualifications; manage the internal quality assurance processes for a training center, manage other internal quality assurers, develop and write internal quality assurance policies and procedures, and manage external quality assurance (EQA) visits.

Aims & Objectives Of Internal Quality Assurance

The objective of the Level 4 Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice qualifications is to develop learners’ understanding of theory and practice relating to their quality assurance role in education. You will be able to plan effective and reliable IQA activities, choose from a range of methods, and be skilled in providing feedback and developing the skills of an assessment team. 

At ASTI, You will be guided by a qualified IQA, and make you understand the principles of the assessment and quality assurance process. The units combine both theoretical and practical knowledge in the education profession and will develop and enhance knowledge and skills in the areas of effective performance, planning and accountability, and development. This Internal Quality Assurance qualification allows you to provide quality assurance of assessments and assessment decisions. 

Mode of Study

Online / On Campus / Blended

Program Duration

110 Hours


17 Credits

  • Assignments Based Assessment
  • No Exams 

Internal Quality Assurance Qualifications Program Specification

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into employment as an assessor or onto further qualifications. They will also be able to work in a variety of other roles within education administration and/or management.

Qualification Title  Certificate In Leading the Internal Quality Assurance For Assessment Processes & Practices
Qualification Level UK Level 4
Accreditation status Accredited
Credit Equivalence 17 Credits
Recognition Globally Recognized

You’ll receive a internationally recognized qualifications that looks great on your resume. You will be able to certify portfolios and practical activities for auditing and awarding body reasons if you are a qualified IQA. By boosting quality standards and standardizing practice, it will show potential employers that you have the abilities to oversee evaluation decisions made inside an organization.

Unit Code Unit Title Credits
A/601/5321 Internally Assure the quality of assessment 6 Credits
H/600/9674 Plan, allocate and monitor work in own area of responsibility 5 Credits
T/601/5320 Understanding the principles and practices of internally assuring the quality of assessment 6 Credits
Total 17 Credits

Application Procedure For National Students

Students should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you for counseling and address all your queries.

After submitting the request form, Students should submit the application form. Click here to fill out the application form.

Offer Letter
Once the application is submitted, ASTI will issue an offer letter and the student ID card.

Campus Tour
Students will be invited to ASTI for a campus tour so that students can experience the different labs, classrooms, libraries, auditorium, and more.

Students should pay the registration fees to block their seats.

Once the registration is done, learners can enroll and start learning #from UAE Leading Technical Training Institute, ASTI.

Application Procedure For International Students

Learners should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you to provide E-Counseling and address all your queries.

After submitting the request form, Students should submit the application form. Click here to fill out the application form.

Offer Letter
An offer letter will be issued from ASTI once the information provided in the application form has been verified.

An interview will be conducted with learners to discuss in brief the process, fee structure, and program you’re enrolling in.

After the interview, learners need to pay the fee in order to continue with the registration process. Payment details will be shared with you by our admission officers. Register a safe payment of fees using a credit or debit card, or choose any other method of payment available.

Visa Application
Once the payment is received, ASTI will send a visa application form which learners need to fill out to proceed with visa processing.

A visa copy will be shared with learners and learners can enroll and start learning from ASTI.

Our customer service is available to you throughout the whole process. And start planning to study for your certified international higher diploma programs at Dubai’s leading technical academy ASTI! For Any queries, please fill out the contact form below and the ASTI team will contact you shortly to answer all your queries.

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  • Students/Learners with Age 18 & Above.
  • Highschool qualifications (O Level / A levels/ 12th)
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Also, refer to the RPL guide to know more about exemptions (for working professionals only).

ASTI Academy is Recognized & Accredited by the Government of Dubai, KHDA,  Ofqual, and multiple global educational legal bodies, proving government-approved vocational educational qualification programs in Dubai.

Internal Quality Assurance Qualifications Career Pathways

Internal quality assurance seeks to ensure that assessment activities have been conducted in a consistent, safe, and fair manner. Many IQA professionals move into a career in learning and development. IQA roles in this industry require IQA professionals to monitor teaching and learning processes for both training companies and their applicants. IQA roles can also be found in engineering, IT, vocational areas, and adult care.

QA Specialist/ officer/Associate

Supports all quality assurance activities relating to manufacturing, packaging, testing, storage & distribution of products

Quality Assurance (QA) Manager

The Quality Assurance (QA) Manager will oversee the activity of the quality assurance department and staff, developing, implementing, and maintaining a system of quality and reliability testing for the organization’s products and/or development processes.


A supervisor plays an essential role in a company’s management. Their presence in a firm is crucial for ensuring that activities run smoothly on behalf or in the absence of a manager.


The trainer will be responsible for evaluating our needs and current practices and creating and delivering a training development plan complete with materials, tutorials, instructions, and learning resources such as online modules and guides.

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