Requirements for Assessors and Practitioners (RAP)

This free document defines the criteria for Assessor and Practitioner qualifications and sets out all the regulations and requirements for qualifying in these grades.

Topics covered include:

  • brief introduction to scheme and benefits of TickITplus qualifications.
  • guide and requirements for third party and internal auditors: grades, training qualifications, registration, CPD and so on.
  • guide and requirements for practitioners: training, qualifications, registration, CPD and so on.
  • guide to training provision – with reference to online information on courses and providers.


Introduction; Assessors and Practitioners; Assessor core criteria; Practitioner core criteria; Assessment logs; Continuing Professional Development; Re-registration; Appendices.

Format availability:

The Requirements for Assessors and Practitioners is supplied in a format optimized for online viewing. The product is available in hardcopy format but the user should be aware that this printed copy will be produced from the online version.

To facilitate a quick overview of required core competencies for Assessors and Practitioners, appendices C (Assessor core competencies) and D (Practitioner core competencies) are available separately.

Download appendix C (Assessor core competencies)and appendix D (Practitioner core competencies) from our guidance page.