Provide information and strategies in sexual health for women

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 HLTAHW027, 'Provide information and strategies in sexual health for women'.
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 specify the level of performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Develop positive relationships with women

1.1 Provide regular contact opportunities for women in the community

1.2 Provide opportunities for women to voice their opinions in a safe and supported environment

1.3 Advocate for the rights and needs of women in the community

2. Promote healthy lifestyle practices

2.1 Provide information on sexual, reproductive and women’s health to address identified individual and community needs

2.2 Discuss sexual practices and attitudes in relation to their impact on sexual and reproductive health and emotional wellbeing

2.3 Explain methods of contraception within a cultural context

2.4 Work within a multidisciplinary team to promote healthy sexual and lifestyle practices

3. Identify and discuss women’s health and wellbeing

3.1 Identify and explain issues relevant to women’s health and wellbeing

3.2 Provide advice about individual women’s health issues in line with organisational guidelines

3.3 Provide emotional support to women and families as appropriate

3.4 Identify and discuss risk factors for women and refer to appropriate support agencies as required

3.5 Deliver, implement and monitor care for women as per health management protocol in accordance with legislative guidelines

3.6 Work with a team to deliver effective health promotion and education for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander women using appropriate facilitation, problem-solving and instructional practices

4. Identify and discuss women’s sexual health

4.1 Explain risk factors and indicators of sexually transmissible infections (STIs)

4.2 Identify and explain methods of basic management for STIs

4.3 Prepare and present HIV/AIDS information within an STI context at a community level

4.4 Explain principles and procedures of HIV/AIDS testing and provide information as required

4.5 Explain interventions to address issues relating to STIs in the community as required

4.6 Provide advice about sexual and reproductive health issues in line with community needs and organisational guidelines

4.7 Provide information about resources available in the community and state in relation to addressing sexual and reproductive health issues

4.8 Make appropriate referrals to address identified STIs, HIV and sexual and reproductive health issues

4.9 Maintain confidentiality to reflect community and organisation guidelines and in line with notification requirements