This practical guide for would-be NVQ candidates cuts through the jargon that surrounds the NVQ system. In a clear and down-to-earth style, this new edition demystifies all aspects of the qualifications. Explaining what NVQs are about and how to get them, the book is packed with checklists, summaries and useful definitions. It answers in detail questions such as: What is an NVQ?; What is a portfolio of evidence and how is it prepared?; What are the functions of assessment centres and assessors?; What changes lie ahead in the NVQ system?; What does the candidate do? All potential NVQ candidates and their advisors will find this an essential handbook. It explains the system and the processes clearly, and gives useful advice on where to look for further help and support.
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(217mm x 136mm x 11mm)
Kogan Page Ltd
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Author Biography - Hazel Dakers
Hazel Dakers is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP). She managed the development of Information and Library Services NVQs and later, as a consultant and External Verifier, assisted organizations in introducing them. Her enthusiasm for NVQs led her to study for an MSc in Training. Now on the staff of the British Library, her most recent project has been to pilot the introduction of Electronic Records and Document Management (ERDM).