Perform quasi-judicial functions

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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
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Assessment Matrix
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Observation Checklist
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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
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Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver PSPCRT023, 'Perform quasi-judicial functions'.
Google Links
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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. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions section.

1. Provide information and options on rules and legislation

1.1 Provide interpretation of rules and legislation in the context of specific and general practice and procedure.

1.2 Assess severity of urgent matters and determine course of procedure.

1.3 Determine intent of legislation and provide advice.

2. Settle orders

2.1 Interpret and amend draft orders according to record of outcome.

2.2 Liaise with legal representatives, judicial officers and associates regarding discrepancies in interpretation of the orders made.

2.3 Prepare final orders made at hearings.

2.4 Sign and seal completed orders and settle cases.

3. Preside in prescribed matters

3.1 Assess case flow requirements in accordance with legislation, rules, court load, natural justice and defined criteria to ensure that matters proceed in line with timeframes and guidelines of case-flow management.

3.2 Facilitate discussion to explain the reason for a hearing and to achieve settlement of the matter between the parties.

3.3 Confirm issues and discuss options providing direction and guidance to the parties.

3.4 Make decisions or orders to settle the matter and ensure a fair and equitable outcome in accordance with the principles of natural justice.

3.5 Expedite listing and hearing for matters proceeding to further hearing.

Qualifications and Skillsets

PSPCRT023 appears in the following qualifications:

  • PSP40216 - Certificate IV in Court Operations (Compliance/Services)
  • PSP50216 - Diploma of Court Operations