Support community participation and social inclusion

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 CHCDIS003, 'Support community participation and social inclusion'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Support community participation and social inclusion' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements define the essential outcomes

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

1. Identify opportunities for community participation and social inclusion

1.1 Assist in identifying interests, abilities, preferences and requirements of the person with disability to engage with a social network

1.2 Provide information on community participation options, networks and services to meet the needs, wants and preferences of the person with disability

1. 3 Identify and access appropriate community participation resources, programs, agencies, transport services, aids and equipment according to the person’s preferences and needs

1.4 Recognise and accommodate the cultural and religious needs of the person with disability

2. Implement strategies for community participation and inclusion according to the individualised plan

2.1 Assist the person to identify and access community options that will meet needs identified in their individualised plan

2.2 Support the person to access opportunities to establish connections through shared interests

2.3 Seek feedback from the person with disability, family and/or carers and/or relevant others and/or colleagues and/or supervisor to ensure that the support continues to meet the current and changing needs and preferences of the person

2.4 Ensure strategies for community participation and social inclusion are regularly reviewed with the person and supervisor to enable positive outcomes

2.5 Monitor level of engagement in consultation with supervisor

3. Identify, address and monitor barriers to community participation and social inclusion

3.1 Recognise physical, skill and other barriers to community participation and social inclusion

3.2 Collaborate with the person with disability to identify solutions to overcome barriers, in consultation with supervisor

3.3 Support the person to implement strategies to address barriers to community participation according to their individualised plan

3.4 Monitor the success of strategies to address barriers in consultation with the person and supervisor

3.5 Recognise own limitations in addressing issues and seek advice when necessary