Assessors check on a participant’ s progress and sign off the completion of a section of their programme.
They must have experience and/or qualifications in the activity chosen by the young person. They must be suitably skilled to assess a Participant’s activity, write a report at the completion of that activity, and sign off the Participant’s records to verify that the Participant has achieved the requirements of The Award. In most circumstances, an Assessor should not be an immediate family member. An Assessor can assess more than one Participant.
In the Adventurous Journey section, qualifying expeditions must be assessed by a competent adult who is approved by the Award office in Malta.