Advise on organisation policy

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 PSPPCY007, 'Advise on organisation policy'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Advise on organisation policy' 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

ELEMENTS

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

Elements describe the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions section.

1. Develop policy guidelines for the organisation

1.1 Confirm policy intent and identify and review existing procedures impacted by the policy for consistency with the policy.

1.2 Determine intended audience for policy guidelines as well as structure, language style and format.

1.3 Develop guidelines in consultation with policy developer, end users and organisation approval personnel.

1.4 Submit guidelines and obtain approval.

2. Interpret and advise on organisation policy

2.1 Analyse policy and interpret and confirm the intent and implications.

2.2 Provide information and advice on the relevant acts, regulations, procedures, codes of practice, standards and guidelines.

2.3 Ensure provided documentation supports the information and advice given and reflects consideration of intended use and consequences.

3. Monitor the implementation of organisation policy

3.1 Gather, analyse and report policy feedback on implementation issues.

3.2 Evaluate implementation of policy against initial criteria in implementation plan and report outcomes.

3.3 Implement quality assurance mechanisms to monitor policy implementation.

3.4 Identify and report any unforeseen practices and action.

3.5 Monitor the environment for policy implications, and identify potential or impending organisation policy changes.

4. Advise on policy implementation

4.1 Gather, analyse and report information relating to the intended and actual outcomes of organisation policy during and following policy implementation.

4.2 Prepare suggestions for improvement, discontinuance or replacement of organisation policy.