Facilitate continuous improvement

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 BSBMGT516A, 'Facilitate continuous improvement'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Facilitate continuous improvement' 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



1. Lead continuous improvement systems and processes

1.1. Develop strategies to ensure that team members are actively encouraged and supported to participate in decision making processes, and to assume responsibility and exercise initiative as appropriate

1.2. Establish systems to ensure that the organisation's continuous improvement processes are communicated to all stakeholders

1.3. Develop effective mentoring and coaching processes to ensure that individuals and teams are able to implement and support the organisation's continuous improvement processes

2. Monitor and adjust performance strategies

2.1. Develop strategies to ensure that systems and processes are used to monitor operational progress and to identify ways in which planning and operations could be improved

2.2. Adjust and communicate strategies to all stakeholders according to organisational procedures

3. Manage opportunities for further improvement

3.1. Establish processes to ensure that team members are informed of outcomes of continuous improvement efforts

3.2. Ensure processes include documentation of work team performance to aid the identification of further opportunities for improvement

3.3. Consider areas identified for further improvement when undertaking future planning

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBMGT516A appears in the following qualifications:

  • PUA51310 - Diploma of Public Safety (Explosive Ordnance Manufacture)
  • FNS50910 - Diploma of Banking Services Management
  • FNS50410 - Diploma of Conveyancing
  • AUR50105 - Diploma of Automotive Management
  • AUR40105 - Certificate IV in Automotive Management
  • WRH50109 - Diploma of Hairdressing Salon Management
  • ICA50105 - Diploma of Information Technology (General)
  • ICA50205 - Diploma of Information Technology (Project Management)
  • ICA60105 - Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
  • PSP51104 - Diploma of Government (Management)
  • CUS50309 - Diploma of Music Business
  • TAE50310 - Diploma of International Education Services
  • CUV50407 - Diploma of Photoimaging
  • CUV60103 - Advanced Diploma of Arts Management
  • SIT50207 - Diploma of Events
  • CUE50403 - Diploma of Venues and Events
  • CUE60403 - Advanced Diploma of Venues and Events
  • FDF50210 - Diploma of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • FDF50110 - Diploma of Food Processing
  • SIR50107 - Diploma of Retail Management
  • RII50409 - Diploma of Civil Construction Management
  • RII50309 - Diploma of Minerals Processing
  • RII50909 - Diploma of Underground Coal Mining Management
  • RII50109 - Diploma of Surface Operations Management
  • RII50209 - Diploma of Underground Metalliferous Mining Management
  • RII50912 - Diploma of Underground Coal Mining Management
  • FNS50411 - Diploma of Conveyancing
  • FNS51811 - Diploma of Financial Services