Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs

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 TAEDES402, 'Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs'.
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



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Select appropriate training package or accredited course

1.1 Confirm the training and/or assessment needs of the client

1.2 Identify and source training packages, qualifications and/or accredited courses that could satisfy client needs

1.3 Use training products in line with vocational education and training (VET) sector requirements, and the training and assessment organisation’s quality assurance policies and procedures

2. Analyse and interpret the qualifications framework

2.1 Read and interpret the qualification framework, and packaging rules of the identified qualification

2.2 Review and determine applicable licensing requirements and prerequisites

2.3 Determine suitable electives that meet client needs and job roles

3. Analyse and interpret units of competency and accredited modules

3.1 Select skill set, individual unit or accredited module to meet client needs and document reasons for selection

3.2 Read, analyse and interpret all parts of each selected unit, or accredited module, for application to client needs

3.3 Analyse links between the units, and/or accredited modules, to develop effective applications for the client

4. Contextualise units and modules for client applications

4.1 Use information from the client to contextualise units, or accredited modules, to meet client needs

4.2 Use advice on contextualisation produced by the training package developer or course developer to meet client needs

5. Analyse and interpret assessment information

5.1 Read and analyse the assessment information of the relevant training package or accredited course

5.2 Provide appropriate advice to the client about assessment requirements