Assess readiness for and effect behaviour change

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 HLTPOP014, 'Assess readiness for and effect behaviour change'.
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.

The Performance Criteria specify the level of performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the Element.

1. Identify behaviour that impacts negatively on health and assess readiness for change

1.1 Identify social determinants of health and specific influences on individual’s behaviour

1.2 Identify environmental factors that restrain change

1.3 Identify behavioural health determinants

1.4 Assess motivation, commitment and confidence levels to change attitudes, beliefs and behaviour in collaboration with other team members and/or stakeholders

1.5 Reinforce positive beliefs and behaviour

1.6 Consider unintended consequences of desired behaviour and incorporate into the plan

2. Develop and implement plan for behaviour change

2.1 Identify pro-active strategies to support behavioural change based on behaviour change models, research available and consultations with individual, experts and/or stakeholders

2.2 Identify stakeholders or organisations for collaborative partnerships to support facilitating individual behaviour change

2.3 Develop a plan in collaboration with individual and document in accordance with organisation policy and procedure

2.4 Confirm individual’s agreement, understanding and participation in relation to the plan

2.5 Develop and agree on an evaluation process to monitor progress with the individual

3. Monitor and review progress

3.1 Identify the most appropriate methods of data collection for recording behaviour

3.2 Collect, summarise and review data related to individual behaviour

3.3 Assess changes in behaviour in collaboration with the individual involved and other experts and stakeholders in accordance with confidentiality requirements

3.4 Review effectiveness of plan in collaboration with individual other experts and/or stakeholders

3.5 Report results of behaviour change strategies in accordance with organisation policy and procedure