Develop and cultivate collaborative partnerships and relationships

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 BSBREL701A, 'Develop and cultivate collaborative partnerships and relationships'.
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



1. Communicate to influence relevant individuals and stakeholders

1.1. Generate trust, confidence and support from relevant individuals, other stakeholders and potential learners by demonstrating a high standard of personal performance and conduct

1.2. Implement communication strategies to represent the organisation positively to media, local community and stakeholders

1.3. Make decisions in consultation with relevant stakeholders and relevant individuals where appropriate

1.4. Use a range of influencing strategies to increase commitment from staff and stakeholders to achieve organisational requirements and to contribute to desired culture

1.5. Undertake selected community and/or professional engagements that project a positive image of the organisation to the broader community and stakeholders

2. Cultivate new and existing partnerships with stakeholders

2.1. Establish outcomes to be achieved from a learning partnership

2.2. Analyse models for effective consultation and collaboration within a partnership

2.3. Cultivate collaborative communities and partnerships through application of a range of learning and communication solutions

2.4. Forge relationships, collaborative communities or partnerships between a training and assessment organisation and a public or private sector enterprise

2.5. Consult stakeholders to establish vocational education and training partnership learning programs

3. Establish positive collaborative relationships

3.1. Establish processes that contribute to the creation and maintenance of a positive culture that embraces collaboration

3.2. Establish processes to resolve conflict in a fair, equitable and collaborative manner

3.3. Organise and allocate work activities in a cost effective and equitable manner with clear, quantifiable and agreed performance standards

3.4. Encourage staff to embrace a learning culture and to undertake activities that develop their personal competence and performance

3.5. Empower individuals to develop their own ways of working within agreed boundaries of competence, cultural, diversity and organisational and legal requirements

3.6. Establish indicators and feedback processes that can be used to evaluate the health of the work environment

4. Lead establishment of a partnership program

4.1. Identify and address relevant organisational policies and procedures in partnership learning program plans

4.2. Identify and incorporate relevant legal requirements into planning of learning programs established in a community or partnership setting

4.3. Form partnership learning programs in collaborative and consultative processes involving public or private sector enterprises

4.4. Plan and allocate resource requirements to accomplish a partnership learning program

4.5. Establish relevant organisational policies and procedures relating to partnerships, and training and assessment services

5. Establish reporting mechanisms for partnership program

5.1. Establish reporting systems for reporting results, that meet reporting requirements, against planned partnership outcomes

5.2. Implement reporting systems to map learner progress against partnership outcomes

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBREL701A appears in the following qualifications:

  • FNS60810 - Advanced Diploma of Financial Risk Management
  • FNS50810 - Diploma of Financial Risk Management
  • FNS60610 - Advanced Diploma of Banking Services Management
  • MEM80112 - Vocational Graduate Diploma of Engineering
  • ICA70111 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Information Technology and Strategic Management
  • ICA70211 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Sustainability
  • CHC70208 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Community Services Practice (Client assessment and case management)
  • CHC52310 - Diploma of Community Services (Development and/or Humanitarian Assistance)
  • CHC80108 - Vocational Graduate Diploma of Community Sector Management
  • CHC70108 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Community Services Practice (Statutory child protection)
  • CHC70308 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice
  • PSP61110 - Advanced Diploma of Interpreting
  • PSP70110 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Government (Strategic Procurement)
  • PSP61010 - Advanced Diploma of Translating
  • FPI60111 - Advanced Diploma of Forest Industry Sustainability
  • TAE70310 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in International Education Services
  • TAE80210 - Vocational Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning)
  • TAE70210 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Management (Learning)
  • CUV60307 - Advanced Diploma of Creative Product Development
  • CUE60103 - Advanced Diploma of Design for Live Production, Theatre and Events
  • CUE60403 - Advanced Diploma of Venues and Events
  • CUV60211 - Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts
  • CUV60311 - Advanced Diploma of Creative Product Development
  • TAE70311 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in International Education Services
  • MEM80111 - Vocational Graduate Diploma of Engineering
  • DEF52412 - Diploma of Evaluations
  • CHC52312 - Diploma of Community Services (Development and or Humanitarian Assistance)
  • PSP61112 - Advanced Diploma of Interpreting
  • PSP61012 - Advanced Diploma of Translating
  • PSP80112 - Vocational Graduate Certificate in Government (Strategic Procurement)
  • FPI60113 - Advanced Diploma of Forest Industry Sustainability