Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment

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 CHCEDS301A, 'Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment'.
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. Identify legislative and policy requirements

1.1 Access current workplace information that covers the range of legislation and guidelines relevant to the job role

1.2 Confirm with senior staff key requirements of relevant legislation

1.3 Clarify and confirm understanding of legislation to ensure consistency of interpretation and application

1.4 Clarify and confirm understanding of legislation integration to form a legislative framework in the education environment

1.5 Obtain advice from supervisor when conflicting legislative directives are found

2. Comply with legislative and policy requirements

2.1 Undertake work in accordance with requirements of legislation and organisation policies

2.2 Report promptly, incidents of non compliance resulting from breaches of legislation

2.3 Inform authorised persons or bodies of inadequacies in workplaceprocedures which may contribute to non compliance

2.4 Review own conduct and seek feedback from others to confirm continuing compliance with legislation, policy and procedures

2.5 Report changes to personal circumstances affecting compliance in a regulated education environment

3. Identify and comply with industrial instruments relating to the job role

3.1 Identify the industrial award relevant to the job role and identify key responsibilities

3.2 Source and read any relevant certified agreements

3.3 Clarify award conditions with appropriate personnel as required

Qualifications and Skillsets

CHCEDS301A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CHC41708 - Certificate IV in Education Support
  • CHC30808 - Certificate III in Education Support
  • PSP30604 - Certificate III in Government (School Support Services)
  • PSP30704 - Certificate III in School Support Services

And the skillsets: