Apply service discipline law

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 DEFLAW115, 'Apply service discipline law'.
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 describe the essential outcomes.

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


Provide advice on service discipline law


Identify and interpret words or actions constituting common service offences against the DFDA for which a service member may be charged and convicted by a service tribunal


Explain privileges of witnesses in accordance with common law privilege against self-incrimination


Advise subordinates of the judicial process, documentation requirements and the legal rights of a service member


Explain procedures applying to offenders in custody to subordinates in accordance with legal requirements


Explain professional standards that will be applied in the administration of a summary proceedings, to subordinates


Explain post-tribunal procedures to subordinates in accordance with organisational procedures


Inform subordinates of the role and jurisdiction of a discipline officer, disciplinary infringements, punishments available to a discipline officer and the rights of an accused


Show subordinates how to prepare for proceedings and how to prepare personal statements in accordance with legal guidelines


Explain and demonstrate duties of a recorder to subordinates to meet task requirements


Perform the duties of a relevant officer


Administer documentation to the defendant in accordance with organisational procedures


Provide advice on the outcome of sub-unit disciplinary matters to the defendant in accordance with legal guidelines


Arrest members of the ADF who commit an offence/s


Arrest offenders without warrants using necessary force and place arrested offenders in custody in accordance with organisational procedures


Protect the rights of a person under arrest in accordance with organisational procedures and legal requirements