Undertake education programs to achieve reduction, reuse and recycling of waste

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 LGAEHRW508A, 'Undertake education programs to achieve reduction, reuse and recycling of waste'.
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. Determine aims and objectives of program and target audience

1.1 Target audience is identified from community sector involved in waste production.

1.2 Waste strategy is reviewed to identify outcomes and educational requirements.

1.3 Aims and objectives are specified for educational programs.

2. Develop program

2.1 The kind of program is determined to meet the needs of the target group and the waste strategy.

2.2 Resources to implement the program are determined and obtained to achieve objectives within budget.

2.3 The content and delivery method for the program is determined within budget to maximise impact.

2.4 Cost-effective support materials are prepared that are relevant to the target group and the subject.

2.5 A trial of the program is conducted to ensure effectiveness in achieving required outcomes.

2.6 Relevant program materials are produced or procured in sufficient quantities to meet identified needs.

3. Implement program

3.1 Constraints to implementing the program are identified to enable program success to be maximised during implementation.

3.2 The program is coordinated to reach the target audience within budget.

4. Monitor and review effectiveness of program

4.1 Performance measures are determined that allow assessment of changes in waste practices or attitudes.

4.2 Relevant changes in waste practices and attitudes are measured objectively.

4.3 The need for intervention to make timely and relevant adjustments to ongoing programs is determined.

4.4 Information on educational program performance is made available to interested parties to ensure new strategies and programs are based on up to date knowledge and experiences.

Qualifications and Skillsets

LGAEHRW508A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LGA50208 - Diploma of Local Government (Health and Environment)