Write simple documents

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 BSBWRT301A, 'Write simple documents'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Write simple documents' 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



1. Plan document

1.1. Determine audience and purpose for the document

1.2. Determine format and structure

1.3. Establish key points for inclusion

1.4. Identify organisational requirements

1.5. Establish method of communication

1.6. Establish means of communication

2. Draft document

2.1. Develop draft document to communicate key points

2.2. Obtain and include any required additional information

3. Review document

3.1. Check draft for suitability of tone for audience, purpose, format and communication style

3.2. Check draft for readability, grammar, spelling, and sentence and paragraph construction

3.3. Check draft for sequencing and structure

3.4. Check draft to ensure it meets organisational requirements

3.5. Ensure draft is proofread, where appropriate, by supervisor or colleague

4. Write final document

4.1. Make and proofread necessary changes

4.2. Ensure document is sent to intended recipient

4.3. File copy of document in accordance with organisational policies and procedures

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBWRT301A appears in the following qualifications:

  • PUA32809 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Preventive Health)
  • PUA32210 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Sensor Operations)
  • FNS40610 - Certificate IV in Accounting
  • FNS30310 - Certificate III in Accounts Administration
  • FNS40210 - Certificate IV in Bookkeeping
  • CPP30211 - Certificate III in Property Services (Agency)
  • BSB30807 - Certificate III in Recordkeeping
  • BSB30110 - Certificate III in Business
  • BSB30707 - Certificate III in Occupational Health and Safety
  • BSB30407 - Certificate III in Business Administration
  • BSB30607 - Certificate III in International Trade
  • BSB30507 - Certificate III in Business Administration(International Education)
  • BSB31107 - Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical)
  • BSB30907 - Certificate III in Business Administration (Education)
  • BSB31007 - Certificate III in Business Administration (Legal)
  • LGA30208 - Certificate III in Local Government (Health and Environment)
  • CUS30109 - Certificate III in Music
  • CUS30309 - Certificate III in Music Business
  • FDF30310 - Certificate III in Plant Baking
  • FDF30810 - Certificate III in Plant Baking
  • FDF30110 - Certificate III in Food Processing
  • FDF30210 - Certificate III in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • HLT32907 - Certificate III in Health Administration
  • RGR20308 - Certificate II in Racing Services (Racing Administration)
  • RGR30308 - Certificate III in Racing Services (Racing Administration)
  • RGR30408 - Certificate III in Racing Services (Cadet Steward)