Develop community networks

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 AHCCCF405A, 'Develop community networks'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Develop community networks' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENT

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1. Make contacts within community

1.1. Connections are made through business, social and personal contacts and programs to the community.

1.2. Connections are identified for the potential in regard to some group program or activity.

1.3. Plans for developing contacts and relationships are formulated in conjunction with relevant group members and leaders.

1.4. Equity requirements and cultural backgrounds of people being contacted are respected.

1.5. Appropriate cultural protocols are observed to establish positive contacts.

1.6. Appropriate mechanisms are followed to establish contacts with Indigenous communities.

1.7. Community requests for information on or participation in programs or activities are addressed to promote the group(s) and program.

2. Form and create links

2.1. Contact is developed through promotional activities, programs and activities of mutual interest to community members and groups.

2.2. Activities, programs and personal contact are structured to allow trust and understanding to develop within group and community.

2.3. Working relationships are developed in areas of common interest and goals to bring benefit to all parties.

2.4. Feedback on programs and community group activities is sought from participants and community, and used to modify their application.

2.5. Appropriate records are developed to maintain ongoing contracts and relationships.

3. Build networks

3.1. Individual contacts and contacts with other groups are used to establish networks of common interest.

3.2. Programs and activities are reviewed to incorporate networks and the network resources in areas of common interest and goals.

3.3. Progress in establishing links and networks is evaluated and opportunities for further action are identified.

3.4. Relationships and networks are managed to ensure compliance with cultural protocols and with agency/enterprise procedures and guidelines.

4. Report on community liaison

4.1. Community liaison activities are evaluated in terms of their costs, benefits to the group(s) program and contribution to the community.

4.2. Reports on community liaison activities are prepared and submitted in line with group and program/agency guidelines.


Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCCCF405A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC51210 - Diploma of Community Coordination and Facilitation
  • AHC40910 - Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management
  • SFI40311 - Certificate IV in Seafood Industry (Environmental Management)