Apply principles of administrative law to investigation and resolution of racing incidents

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Assessment Template
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Observation Checklist
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver RGRSTD403A, 'Apply principles of administrative law to investigation and resolution of racing incidents'.
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Apply the principles of administrative law.

1. Natural justice is applied to the investigation and resolution of racing incidents.

2. Racing protocols and procedures are followed during the investigation and resolution of incidents.

3. Documentation of investigations and interviews is prepared in compliance with the rules of racing and administrative law principles.

Use effective interview techniques.

4. Appropriate non-verbal communication skills are employed.

5. Communication and recording aids are used.

6. Techniques for dealing with difficult people are applied.

7. Conflict resolution strategies are employed.

8. Assertiveness skills are used.

9. Questioning techniques employed are effective and in accordance with administrative law principles.

10. Interviews and inquiries are conducted with due consideration for organisational protocols and time constraints.

Conduct inquiries.

11. Rights and responsibilities are relayed to participants.

12. Assertiveness skills are employed during inquiries.

13. Participant's need for assistance is identified and provided.

14. Decisions made are based on evidence provided and the rules of racing.

Determine appropriate penalties.

15. Rules of racing are reviewed in relation to incident.

16. Penalties appropriate to the incident are considered.

17. Previous history of participant is considered when deciding penalty.

18. Decision is announced.

19. Participant's right to appeal is explained.

Qualifications and Skillsets

RGRSTD403A appears in the following qualifications:

  • RGR40608 - Certificate IV in Racing Services (Steward)