Managing Competence Assessment

Developing Incident Management Assessor Knowledge & Skills


3 Days
(See below for 2 day course)


ILM Accredited

Class Size

Maximum of 8



Course Overview

Are you a manager in the Fire and Rescue Service or other designated emergency services? Or are you a non-emergency services operations or duty manager? Do you have a defined process, with up to date assessors, focused on incident management who understand the relevant standards and guidance?

This course will assist delegates in the ability to identify the difference between competence in acquisition and competence in application and develop best practice across the sector. On completion of this Managing Competence Assessment Course, managers will develop their own personal skills in principles and practice of assessment, critical reflection, mentoring and coaching, facilitation exercises, as well the process of recording results and delivering feedback.

Course Modules

  • Understanding Competence
  • Assessment as a Process
  • Assessor Skills

Teaching & Learning

Delivery of the course will include a mixture of theoretical input, case studies and classroom based exercises.


This qualification is validated by a 30 minute written assessment, with formative assessment throughout the course by the trainer.

2 Day Course

Please note that if you have one of the following qualifications, and can provide evidence of this, the course will be 2 days:

  • A1
  • D32/33
  • TAQA

This two day course will be at a discounted price, please contact us to find out more.

Excellent course; well run with great delivery and student interaction.

Dave BartlettAssistant Chief Fire Officer, Heathrow Airport

Payment Policy

We invoice after course completion and expect payment in 30 days from date of invoice

Course Costs

Contact us for our current pricing on all courses, refreshers and bespoke packages

Cancellation Policy

SimTrainer will work in as flexible a manner as possible to meet your needs in re-arranging a date for the course.

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