Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs

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 CHCMHS009, 'Provide early intervention, health prevention and promotion programs'.
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. Gather information and determine need

1.1 Monitor community, group and individual mental health and wellbeing issues, risks and protective factors.

1.2 Identify, access and review information sources on population health, demographic, social and epidemiology trends

1.3 Identify and consult with key stakeholders

1.4 Determine key issues and program objectives from research undertaken

2. Develop and implement programs

2.1 Research features of other evidence based promotion, prevention and early intervention programs

2.2 Investigate and integrate current preventative health care perspectives

2.3 Identify the need for additional specialist skills within the program

2.4 Create, structure and document a program that responds to identified needs and objectives

2.5 Develop evaluation mechanisms against agreed objectives

2.6 Develop and implement an action plan that identifies required activities, resources, and timelines

2.7 Implement program according to agreed plan

3. Evaluate and report on programs

3.1 Gather feedback from stakeholders on completion of program

3.2 Evaluate impact and value of program against agreed mechanisms, from own observations and feedback received

3.3 Develop recommendations for change based on evaluations and seek approval where required

3.4 Prepare reports and documentation according to organisation protocols

3.5 Communicate outcomes, evaluation results and proposed recommendations with key stakeholders