External Quality Assurance Qualifications

External Quality Assurance Qualifications

External Quality Assurance (EQA)qualifications is also known as External Verification (EV) is the process where you as an EQA or EV can monitor and support the quality and assessment practices of an educational institution, usually on behalf of a regulator or awarding body.

The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to be able to contribute to the planning and development of schemes of work in education and training. ASTI will help its learners to Gain a better understanding of novel concepts and methods EQA for testing and evaluation to achieve the closest and most accurate results.


External Quality Assurance (EQA) is the method involved with guaranteeing that evaluation and Internal Quality Assurance (IQA exercises have been directed in a reliable, protected, and reasonable way. The External Quality Assurance process ensures that the students who have been enlisted with the awarding body are always able to get quality help. 

This EQA course from ASTI will provide you with all of the skills you need to be a successful EQA provider. The practical  training covers testing, and evaluation in depth, providing you with the proficiency and technical know-how you need to take on these tasks. ASTI will provide you with more opportunities to display your talents and potential and invite you to different growth opportunities across various firms.

Aim & Objectives

The aim of external quality assurance qualifications is to assess the knowledge and understanding a learning and development practitioner requires for the external quality assurance of assessment. This program is suitable for those involved in the maintenance and improvement of quality assurance.

The course highlights the need for internal quality assurance staff to reflect on the maintenance and improvement of quality assurance within the organization through their own continuing professional development. At ASTI, learners get  the opportunity to review different aspects of preparation and planning for external quality assurance activities. ASTI External quality assurance supports and enhances a quality assurance role in the workplace.

Mode of Study

Online / On Campus / Blended


3 Months


Assignment based assessment
No Exams Involved

External Quality Assurance Program Specifications

An external verifier is a person with the requisite knowledge and skills to determine if another person is capable of doing what their job requires. The role of an external verifier is to observe learners and apprentices in their workplace while providing support and guidance to help candidates achieve their full potential.

Qualification Title Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF)
Qualification Level UK Level 4
Credit Equivalence 6
Accreditation status Accredited
Recognition Globally Recognized

Program Modules

Sno Unit Code Unit Title Credits
1 F/601/5322 Understanding the principles & practices of externally assuring the quality of assessment 6
Application For National Students

1. Counseling
Students should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you for counseling.
2. Campus Tour
After counseling, learners will be invited to ASTI for a campus tour so that students can experience the different labs, classrooms, library, auditorium, and more.
3. Application
Learners need to fill out the application form with these links which will be shared with you by the admission officer.
4. Registration
After filling out the application form, learners need to pay the registration fee to block their seats.
5. Offer Letter
Once the registration is done, ASTI will issue an offer letter and the student ID card.
6. Enrollment
Congratulations! Once an Offer Letter has been received, Learners can enroll and start learning from ASTI.

Application For International Students

1. E-Counseling
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.
2. Application
Learners need to fill out the application form which will be shared with you by the admission officer.
3. Offer Letter
An offer letter will be issued from ASTI once the information provided in the application form has been verified.
4. Interview
An interview will be conducted with learners to discuss in brief the process, fee structure, and program you’re enrolling in.
5. Fee Payment
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.
6. 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.
7. Enrollment
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 at Dubai’s leading technical academy ASTI!

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UK level 5 diploma system ASTI uae

  • 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).
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External Quality Assurance Qualifications Career Pathways

ASTI enables individuals to progress to the next stage of their career and provides an opportunity to develop knowledge and skills to qualify as a tutor, assessor, or internal verifier, and to gain understanding of external quality assurance. Learners with EQA qualifications have a wide variety of careers to choose from.

Training manager
Training managers arrange and run training programs in businesses and organizations.

Career adviser
Career advisers help people make decisions about their education, training, and work options.

Counselors help people discuss their problems and feelings in a confidential setting.

How are the classes conducted?

Lectures conduct live classes. For students who desire online classes that are conducted virtually.

What kind of certificate will i receive at the end of the program?

Students will receive  UAE Government recognized KHDA-approved certificate.

Is this program approved by KHDA?

Yes, All our programs approved by KHDA.

How will I be assessed? Will there be any exams?

For each module, you’ll have regular assessments to help you keep on track. There will be no exams.

How is the grading & assessment?

The qualification is assessed by internally set and marked assessments subject to external quality assurance. Also assessment must meet the requirement of assessment strategy/principles. There is no grading, but all learning outcomes must be met to achieve a pass.

How do I pay for this qualification?

You’ll be able to pay your fees over the duration of your course or in installments. Also ASTI offers an early payment discount* to students paying their annual tuition fee in full at the start of their course.

Why should you take up ASTI’s Level 4 External Quality Assurance qualification?
  • Expand your knowledge about External Quality Assurance processes and policies.
  • Get better prepared for your External Verification visits.
  • Progress your career and open up opportunities to work for various organizations.
How long will it take to complete the EQA qualification and how is it delivered?

We offer 3 months to complete this course however, most of our students complete this course in a few weeks if they have the required center visits lined up. Since it is self-paced you can enroll and complete the course as quickly as you like. This course is delivered online/blended/on-campus.

What is an EQA qualification?

External quality assurance of assessment looks to develop excellence on behalf of an awarding organization, in terms of qualification delivery, assessment, learner achievement and learner satisfaction within an approved center.