Monitor the quality of assessment judgements. Ensure consistent and reliable assessment judgements are made across a provider. Highlight any problems, trends and development needs of assessors.


key concepts and principles of assessment

  • Principle 1 – Assessment should be valid.
  • Principle 2 – Assessment should be reliable and consistent.
  • Principle 3 – Information about assessment should be explicit, accessible and.
  • transparent.
  • Principle 4 – Assessment should be inclusive and equitable.

The internal quality assurance (IQAS) includes all the measures that are taken to ensure that the results of laboratory instruments or point-of-care tests are correct and reproducible from one measurement to another.