Topic outline

  • NZQA Unit Standard

    4098 Use standards to assess candidate performance.
    Click here to view Unit Standard 4098 v9. 


    This course provides essential information about this and that.

    On completion of this course you will be able to:

    • prepare for and conduct assessment;
    • complete assessment administration
    • review the assessment practice.

    • If you need any support with the content of the course, contact a trainer using the "Contact Trainer" block on the right.
    • If there are technical issues you need help with, contact a site administrator through the form on your Dashboard.

    Estimated Course Completion Time

    It is estimated this course, including course content and assessment will take you up to 3 hours to complete. 

    Additional time will be required to complete the assessment tasks that require collecting evidence.

    For the best elearning experience, we recommend using a laptop or tablet with a strong internet connection. While smartphones can be used, please note that the course content and assessment format may work optimally on larger screens.
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    • Academic Misconduct Policy

      Learners must not engage in academic misconduct. Please, follow the link and review the Academic Misconduct Policy.

      Appeals and Complaints

      If you don’t agree with the result of this assessment, firstly contact the trainer

      If you still disagree, then follow the instructions on the Vertical Horizonz website to make a written appeal. Refer to the link above.

      You will need to do this within 10 working days from the end of your course.

  • Course Resources

    • Click on the "Course content" file below to access the course content. There are two modules.
    • Throughout the course, there will be quizzes for you to check your knowledge. These do not count towards your final assessment. 
    • You will be asked to complete and upload assessment files throughout the course.
    • All the information you need to achieve the assessment for this course is contained within the file below; however, if you wish to view the Learner/Training Guide for this course (used for face-to-face delivery) , download the file attached below.
    • If you have any questions or concerns please contact your trainer using the form on your right.

    • Download these files before starting the course. 
      These files will be necessary as you progress through the course, and you will be prompted to upload the completed forms as you complete the course content.

      • Please be aware that the assessment process may take up to 2 working days for the assessor to review your answers.
      • In the event that you do not meet the required standards, you will receive an email from Vertical Horizonz detailing the reasons for non-achievement and providing guidance on the next steps to take.
  • Assessment

    • Click on the Assessment sections below to access the task(s).
    • Read the instructions carefully.
  • Feedback

    • Thank you for choosing Vertical Horizonz to further your learning. Your feedback is important to us and it contributes towards our commitment to continuous improvement.