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Business Skills Tutor

Business Skills Tutor

'I left the finance sector because I felt stagnant. As an assessor, I'm continuously challenged and fulfilled, helping others achieve their dreams while staying connected to the industry.'

John Kent

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'Leaving the fast-paced corporate world was a leap of faith, but becoming an assessor in business studies has allowed me to contribute meaningfully to the industry, shaping the minds of future leaders.'

Fran Lancaster

'I was looking for a career that offered both personal satisfaction and a connection to the business world. As a business assessor, I found it. Guiding students through their educational journey is incredibly rewarding.'

Madeleine Carter

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Success Stories

Welcome to the inspiring world of business and finance assessment! Here at the Education and Training Academy, we've witnessed countless professionals transform their careers from industry experts to exceptional assessors. Through our Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, our learners have embarked on fulfilling journeys, leveraging their sector expertise into successful careers in education and assessment.

Let's dive into the motivational stories of two of our former learners and explore the potential pathways you too could follow.

Emma Long

Emma, a dynamic marketing professional, spent over a decade climbing the corporate ladder in a leading marketing firm. While she enjoyed her work, she craved a more meaningful impact on the industry's future.

Seeking a change, Emma enrolled in the Education and Training Academy's Level 3 Award in Education and Training and the Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (CAVA). Her dedication and passion for marketing made her an ideal candidate for these programs. Upon completing her qualifications, Emma transitioned into a role as a marketing assessor at a well-known private training provider. She quickly adapted to her new role, assessing apprenticeships and providing invaluable feedback and guidance to her students.

Emma now works as a lead assessor, overseeing a team of assessors in the marketing department. Her role involves not only assessing apprentices but also developing assessment strategies and materials, ensuring the highest standards of vocational education.

Emma's transition has been tremendously successful. Her unique blend of industry experience and educational insight has made her a respected figure in vocational training. She finds great satisfaction in mentoring the next generation of marketing professionals, contributing significantly to their career development.
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Jasmine Blake

Sarah's career in finance spanned over 15 years, with roles ranging from financial analyst to senior finance manager. Despite her success, Sarah sought a career that allowed her to share her knowledge and experience more directly.

Sarah enrolled in the Education and Training Academy's Level 3 Award in Education and Training and the CAVA program. Her strong finance background and enthusiasm for teaching made her an outstanding student. After obtaining her qualifications, Sarah began working as a finance assessor in a renowned college. Her role involved assessing apprentices in various finance-related courses, providing detailed feedback, and helping students understand complex financial concepts.

Sarah has since advanced to a senior assessor position, where she not only assesses students but also plays a key role in curriculum development and quality assurance in finance education. Sarah's career shift has been incredibly rewarding. Her ability to translate real-world finance experience into valuable educational content has earned her accolades in the academic community. She takes pride in shaping future finance professionals and seeing them thrive in their careers.

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What Do I Need to Teach?

Qualifications Required

Minimum of Level 3 qualification in a business or finance specialism

Experience Required

Ideally a minimum of 2-3 years of professional experience in a business environment. 

Trainer / Assessor Requirements

Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

The Business Skills Tutor Bundle

Our teaching and assessing qualifications are recognised by Ofqual and will qualify you as a Business Skills Tutor nationally within the UK and abroad. These qualifications will also allow you to teach and assess in any other industry too.

level 3 education and training

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Level 3 Award in Education and Training (AET)

From £280

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is essential to teach any qualification and is an introductory to teaching. The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is a widely recognised qualification designed for individuals aspiring to become effective educators, trainers, or instructors across a variety of sectors and industries. This qualification provides a solid foundation in teaching and training principles, equipping candidates with the knowledge and skills needed to deliver engaging and informative sessions. This is the recommended to add a variety of other teaching capabilities to your bow but not essential. 

What you can teach with this bundle

Business Management
Financial Planning
Marketing and Advertising
Human Resource Management
Project Management
Sales and Retail Management
Accounting and Bookkeeping
Entrepreneurship and Business Start-Up
Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Customer Service and Relations
Subject to you holding the relevant subject qualification and experience


What type of roles can I assess in?

Roles in business management, finance, marketing, human resources, and more.

Do I need to be a qualified teacher to become an assessor?

No, teaching qualifications are not mandatory, but a relevant assessing qualification, like the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, is required.

How long does it take to become a qualified assessor?

 The duration can vary, but typically the Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement can be completed within a few weeks.

Can I assess apprenticeships?

Yes, with the CAVA, you can assess vocational skills in apprenticeships.

What does a business and finance assessor do?

Assessors in business and finance evaluate learners' knowledge and skills in specific courses, ensure adherence to curriculum standards, provide constructive feedback, and contribute to the learners' overall development.

Can I assess both theoretical and practical aspects of business and finance courses?

Yes, assessors are usually required to evaluate both the theoretical knowledge and practical skills of learners.

Career progression can include roles like senior assessor, head of department, curriculum designer, or training program manager.

Yes, becoming an assessor can be a stepping stone to opening your own academy, provided you meet additional requirements like curriculum development and business management.

Can I specialise in assessing certain areas within business and finance?

Yes, assessors can specialise in specific areas such as accounting, marketing, human resources, or financial planning, based on their expertise and interests.

How do I keep my assessment skills and industry knowledge up to date?

Engage in continuous professional development, attend industry seminars and workshops, and stay informed about the latest trends and changes in business and finance.

Ready to enrol onto the Business Skills Tutor Bundle?

Booking Dates & Prices

Ready to enrol onto the Business Skills Tutor Bundle including Level 3 Award in Education and Training and Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement.

Level 3 Award in Education and Training and Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement: £775 per delegate

With the Level 4 Award in Understanding Internal Quality Assurance - £999

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