Moderators Training (SASSETA)

Moderation Skills Training

The Law Society of South Africa is awarded funding to offer the skills programme in the following interventions:

  • Moderation Skills Training (Conduct moderation of outcomes-based assessment (NQF 6)

You are hereby invited to indicate your interest by completing the attached SP01 accompanied by your certified ID and Highest qualifications. Please note that to attend the moderation or outcomes-based assessment (NQF 6) programme, you must have completed the outcomes-based assessment (NQF 5) programme.

Who should attend? (This will apply to both skills programmes)

Applicants with grade 12 and above. Delegates who successfully completed and obtained the Assessor Skills programme qualification.

Moderation | The course is focused on providing the following skills:

Purpose of the Unit Standard

This unit standard is for people who moderate or intend to moderate assessments against unit standards and/or qualifications. This unit standard will contribute towards the achievement of a variety of Education Training and Development Practices and Human Resource Development related qualifications.

A candidate-moderator who has achieved this unit standard will become skilled to moderate assessment activities against the relevant standards and qualifications.

Participants credited with this unit standard will be able to:

  • Plan and prepare for moderation
  • Conduct moderation
  • Advise and support assessors and assessment agencies
  • Report, record and administer moderation
  • Review moderation systems and processes

Learning assumed to be in place and recognition of prior learning 

The credit calculation is based on the assumption that learners have previous assessment experience when starting to learn towards this unit standard, and in particular, recognition for the unit standard: NLRD 115753: “Conduct outcomes-based assessments”. It is recommended that candidates should achieve NLRD 115755: “Design and develop outcomes-based assessments” before attempting this unit standard:

Closing Date 

Course date will be confirmed after successful selection.

Application closes on closing date extended to 31 May 2023

Documents to be included (must be uploaded on the online application form)

To be considered for the programme, applicants must submit the following documents with their application forms

1.      SASSETA Skills programme form (SP01) – download, completed and signed (Click here to download the form)

2.      a certified copy of the applicant’s South African identity document; and

3.      proof of highest qualification

4.      proof of Assessors qualification

Note: Scan documentation and upload it on the online application form

Apply here

For more information about this Programme contact Merlin September 

E-mail:  | Please note we only communicate via e-mail should you need more information.

Course Dates

Course date will be confirmed after successful selection.

Application closes extended to 31 May 2023

Course date will be confirmed after successful selection