Government legislation states that End Point Assessments must be delivered by a separate body to the employer and training provider.

As a registered End Point Assessment organisation, ECQN is responsible for ensuring that End Point Assessments are valid, reliable, comparable, manageable and minimise bias.

  • maintaining credibility and value in the design and application of our specifications and assessment tools

 

  • ensuring people and resources involved in EPA design and delivery are ‘fit-for-purpose’ and understand the industry sector they are working in

 

  • working collaboratively with training providers, employers, colleges, independent assessors

 

  • quality assuring the delivery of EPAs, using a risk-based approach

 

  • providing regular training and standardisation activities

 

  • ensuring continuous professional development of people involved in assessments and quality assurance of our EPAs

 

  • ensuring high quality reporting and management of information