Make safety plans with people who have been subjected to domestic and family violence

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 CHCDFV012, 'Make safety plans with people who have been subjected to domestic and family violence'.
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



Elements define the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Assess vulnerabilities and their impact on safety

1.1 Analyse existing case information about the user of domestic and family violence as the basis for work

1.2 Recognise and support the challenges of disclosure and planning for individuals within the dynamics of domestic and family violence

1.3 Identify the impact of diversity and community obligationson the client’s ability to make safety plans

1.4 Recognise the complexity of multiple vulnerabilities in the context of, and potentially caused by, domestic and family violence

2. Implement safety planning procedures

2.1 Recognise and respond to the impact of dynamics of domestic and family violence on the safety planning process

2.2 Clarify the specific safety concerns of the client through questioning and exploration

2.3 Identify safety concerns for children and the child protection issues that need to be addressed

2.4 Collaboratively create and document safety plans that address concerns and include clear forward actions

2.5 Identify where situations require other sources of assistance or intervention and make appropriate referrals

3. Review safety planning procedures

3.1 Analyse and respond to the variables in safety plans

3.2 Pro-actively obtain feedback from clients and colleagues about the effectiveness of safety plans

3.3 Use professional networks and collaboration to inform reviews of safety plan effectiveness

3.4 Modify safety planning processes in response to feedback