Undertake the roles and responsibilities of a board member

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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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 BSBATSIL411A, 'Undertake the roles and responsibilities of a board member'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Work within the structure of the organisation

1.1. Identify core functions and structure of the organisation

1.2. Describe the relationship between organisation, stakeholders and other organisations or entities

1.3. Identify individual responsibilities of board members

1.4. Perform designated board duties as per role description

1.5. Follow the board's decision-making processes

2. Manage competing roles and responsibilities

2.1. Identify the differences between the roles of governance and management

2.2. Identify the relationship between board and staff and overlapping roles

2.3. Identify and manage real and perceived conflict of interest due to competing roles and responsibilities

2.4. Follow policies and procedures regarding the confidentiality of information

3. Follow legal requirements when carrying out board duties

3.1. Identify the legislation under which the organisation operates

3.2. Apply provisions of the legislation that are relevant to the governance of the organisation

3.3. Comply with relevant aspects of corporation law and terms and conditions of funding agreements

3.4. Adhere to the constitution of the organisation while undertaking workplace responsibilities

4. Monitor operations

4.1. Monitortrends and outcomes in the community

4.2. Identify and analyse outcomes for each operational area

4.3. Use information provided to review effectiveness and efficiency of operations and associated policy

4.4. Suggest changes to operations or policy if necessary

5. Receive and act on community and stakeholder feedback

5.1. Gather and evaluate feedback from the community and stakeholders about the operations of the organisation, and share with other board members

5.2. Deal with feedback according to policies and procedures, and in consultation with management

5.3. Support decisions of the board and management where applicable

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBATSIL411A appears in the following qualifications:

  • BSB50710 - Diploma of Business (Governance)
  • BSB41910 - Certificate IV in Business (Governance)