Provide body treatments

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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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
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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 SIBBBOS402A, 'Provide body treatments'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria


Performance Criteria

Elements describe the essential outcomes of a unit of competency.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the required skills and knowledge section and the range statement. Assessment of performance is to be consistent with the evidence guide.

1 Prepare for body treatments.

1.1 Access and review client treatment plan.

1.2 Review and note contraindications resulting from changes to body condition and subsequent variations to treatment plan.

1.3 Offer advice to client regarding medical follow-up of contraindications tactfully and without reference to specific medical conditions.

1.4 Confirm treatment objectives and revised treatment plan with client and ensure consent.

1.5 Set up and monitor service area to meet workplace requirements.

1.6 Clean and maintain tools and equipment according to manufacturer instructions, workplace practice and health regulations.

1.7 Use energy, water and other resources efficiently during preparation and subsequent treatment process to reduce negative environmental impacts.

1.8 Explain factors that may prevent or restrict the treatment.

2 Manage body treatments.

2.1 Explain mode of administration and management of treatment to client where required.

2.2 Request client to monitor reactions and inform the operator as required.

2.3 Drape client to sequentially expose the treatment area while ensuring client comfort and modesty at all times.

2.4 Select body treatment products and electrical equipment according to treatment plan and treatment area.

2.5 Recognise reactions to treatment and respond if necessary.

2.6 Safely dispose of treatment waste to minimise negative environmental impacts.

3 Provide body treatments.

3.1 Ensure client is in a comfortable and relaxed position suitable for the treatment.

3.2 Apply body treatment products according to agreed treatment plan and following manufacturer instructions.

3.2 Apply body treatment products according to agreed treatment plan and following manufacturer instructions.

3.3 Apply brush treatments to perform desquamation of the epidermis where indicated by treatment plan.

3.4 Use direct current to perform iontophoresis of appropriate cellulite product to body parts according to manufacturer instructions and where indicated by treatment plan.

3.5 Use low frequency current to assist dispersal of mild oedema and cellulite according to manufacturer instructions and where indicated by treatment plan.

3.6 Select and apply equipment to stimulate circulation on the body or parts of the body according to manufacturer instructions and where indicated by treatment plan.

4 Review treatment and provide post-treatment advice.

4.1 Evaluate progress with client.

4.2 Explain potential post-treatment adverse effects to client.

4.3 Revise previous treatment and evaluate the need for ongoing or additional treatment.

4.4 Negotiate future treatment program with client to ensure optimal outcomes.

4.5 Provide home-care advice according to client needs.

4.6 Rebook client according to agreed treatment plan.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SIBBBOS402A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SIB50110 - Diploma of Beauty Therapy
  • SIB40110 - Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy