Prepare, deliver and review animal care education programs

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver ACMVET411A, 'Prepare, deliver and review animal care education programs'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Communicate with local community groups

1.1. Suitable target groups and group leaders are identified and their interest in educational programs established.

1.2. Meetings with principal community groups are organised and conducted.

1.3. Reciprocal benefits and objectives are determined and recorded.

1.4. Action plans are developed and meetings are scheduled.

2. Prepare animal care education material

2.1. Information on existing community animal care education programs is obtained and relevancy is assessed in consultation with the target group.

2.2. Communication methods and materials for delivery, including relevant workplace health and safety requirements, are designed.

2.3. Associated industry groups are contacted and the provision of resources is discussed.

2.4. Materials for program delivery are prepared in consultation with the relevant parties.

3. Deliver and review animal care education programs

3.1. Animal care education programs are provided to community groups in accordance with developed schedules.

3.2. Animal care outcomes achieved through the delivery of relevant education programs are reviewed and delivery policies are adjusted as required.

Qualifications and Skillsets

ACMVET411A appears in the following qualifications:

  • ACM40310 - Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services
  • ACM40410 - Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing