Manage compliance with legislation in the public sector

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 PSPLEGN601B, 'Manage compliance with legislation in the public sector'.
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. Assure legislative compliance

1.1 Personal conduct is used to demonstrate a commitment to compliance with legislation, policy and guidelines.

1.2 Staff are encouraged to discuss, clarify and meet legislative requirements.

1.3 Staff understanding of legislation and guidelines is confirmed and action to address professional development needs is timely.

1.4 Risk assessment planning relating to legislative compliance is undertaken to establish the risk of non-compliance and develop/implement mitigation strategies in accordance with organisational policy and procedures.

1.5 Workplace occurrences of compliance and non-compliance are used as learning situations for staff, without compromising privacy and confidentiality considerations.

2. Interpret legislation relating to public sector work

2.1 Currency is maintained in knowledge of legislation and related legal opinions.

2.2 Interpretation of legislative requirements is provided in a timely manner, is substantiated, and falls within the limits of authority, or is referred for advice.

3. Evaluate compliance outcomes

3.1 Analysis of compliance outcomes is conducted to provide comprehensive and valid conclusions that are supported by evidence.

3.2 Analysis is used to identify trends, possible reasons and potential mitigation strategies for improving outcomes in accordance with government policy and resource constraints.

3.3 Inadequacies in procedures which allow breaches of legislation to occur are confirmed and addressed promptly in accordance with organisational procedures.

3.4 Compliance with legislative requirements is reported on, in accordance with organisational policy and procedures.

Qualifications and Skillsets

PSPLEGN601B appears in the following qualifications:

  • PUA60806 - Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Defence Public Affairs)
  • PSP61212 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Procurement and Contracting)
  • PSP60304 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Financial Management)
  • PSP60104 - Advanced Diploma of Government
  • PSP60904 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Workplace Inspection)
  • PSP60404 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Human Resources)
  • PSP60604 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Occupational Health Safety)
  • PSP60504 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Management)
  • PSP61210 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Procurement and Contracting)
  • PSP60412 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Human Resources)
  • PSP60912 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Workplace Inspection)
  • PSP61312 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Road Transport Compliance
  • PSP60312 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Financial Management)
  • DEF60812 - Advanced Diploma of Defence Public Affairs
  • PSP60512 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Management)
  • PSP60112 - Advanced Diploma of Government
  • PSP60612 - Advanced Diploma of Government (Occupational Health & Safety)