Higher Level Teaching Assistant National Assessment Partnership

The national awarding body for HLTA status

The only HLTA status providers in the country

The HLTA national assessment partnership is an organisation made up of the three regional providers of assessment (RPAs) that work together to manage, and quality assure the assessment of standards for HLTAs across England.

HLTA regions map

Cost of moderation and assessment.

The nationally agreed HNAP assessment fee is £450 per candidate.  Fees are determined by the Partnership Board that includes representatives of school leaders and HLTAs.


A very efficient and professional process. I wouldn’t fault the assessor – lovely manner as well as being extremely competent in the interview.

HLTA Candidate