Exercise delegations

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 PSPGOV421A, 'Exercise delegations'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Exercise delegations' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Confirm delegation

1.1 Current information relating to enabling legislation, standards, instructions and delegated authority is accessed and used to maintain up-to-date knowledge of requirements.

1.2 Delegation provided under legislation and the boundaries of that authority are confirmed.

1.3 Rights, responsibilities and accountabilities under the delegation are identified and confirmed.

1.4 All levels of authority under the delegation are confirmed with management and staff to ensure referrals as limits of authority are reached.

2. Apply other legislation, policies and instructions

2.1 Other legislation, policies or instructions that impact on authority under a delegation are identified and these requirements confirmed.

2.2 Apparently conflicting legislative directions are resolved or referred in accordance with organisational policy and procedures.

3. Exercise delegations

3.1 Exercise of delegations is consistent with organisational processes and the boundaries and authority contained in legislation, policies and instructions.

3.2 Decisions are documented and records kept in accordance with organisational policy and procedures to provide audit information of delegated authority exercised.

3.3 Circumstances requiring the exercise of delegations that are outside own limits are identified and approvals are obtained in accordance with organisational policy and procedures.

3.4 Risks associated with the exercise of delegations are identified and strategies to manage risks are identified in accordance with the organisation's risk management strategy.

Qualifications and Skillsets

PSPGOV421A appears in the following qualifications:

  • PSP40704 - Certificate IV in Government (Service Delivery)
  • PSP42410 - Certificate IV in Government (Procurement and Contracting)
  • PSP41904 - Certificate IV in Government (School Support Services)
  • PSP42108 - Certificate IV in Government (Revenue Administration)
  • PSP40104 - Certificate IV in Government
  • TLI41510 - Certificate IV in Materiel Logistics

And the skillsets: