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Webinar Bundle - Validation: Live! Series



The whole Validation: Live! Series in one go...

Take a detailed look at the process of validation with this digital short course + live events bundle!

Four live sessions over two weeks in July - a deep dive into validation practices

Join vetr Community Advisor Phill Bevan as we consider validation requirements using VET Provider, assessment tools & assessment judgement examples live, to explore validation practices beyond the mere 'tick, it's compliant,' delving into the quality of assessment tools, assessments undertaken, key practice challenges, documenting validation findings and recommendations for rectification!

Purchase as a webinar bundle to receive 10% off the total of the individual events.


Webinar bundle package details

This webinar bundle package comprises:

  Validation Essentials digital short course included as your 'pre-live event' course (60 mins)

  Four Live webinars:

Investment: $142.56 inc GST.   

75% discount! for VET PD Series subscribers. 
Use your Discount Code to register!

As this webinar includes a live web solution demonstration, it is recommended that participants join the event on a large screen (computer / TV / projector) rather than handheld device.


What we'll cover

  Validation Essentials digital short course:

  • Validation terms & definitions
  • What is "statistically valid?"
  • Systematic sampling approaches
  • How to calculate sample sizes!
  • Validation Policy - what to include
  • Overview of validation planning - Tips & tricks!
  • Validation practices - competency mapping, assessment tools & assessment judgements
  • Common validation causing operational & audit angst

  Validation Planning - Live! webinar:

  • 'Flaws' in the Standards for RTOs 2015 validation planning approach & how to address these
  • Key considerations in your 5 year planning schedule
  • How to approach where a provider has not achieved minimum compliance to date, including in the first 3 years of the plan 
  • Documenting a 5 year Validation Plan (with focus on VET providers requiring a 2015-2020 five year plan) live with a real RTO example

  Prepping for Validation - Live! webinar:

  • Purpose, context & scope of validation activities
  • Preparing documentation for the validation team
  • Implementing robust validation activities 

  Validating Assessment Tools - Live! webinar:

  • Assessment mapping expectations
  • Checking context & conditions of assessment
  • Checking clear & concise instructions 
  • Applying the Principles of Assessment & Rules of Evidence
  • Reviewing tasks to be administered
  • Checking assessment decision-making rules & benchmarks
  • Reviewing recording requirements
  • With volumes of tips & tricks along the way!

  Validating Assessment Judgements - Live! webinar:

  • Checking context & conditions of assessment
  • Reviewing tasks that were administered
  • Applying the Principles of Assessment & Rules of Evidence
  • Considering application of assessment decision-making rules & benchmarks
  • Considering records completed
  • Documenting validation findings
  • Discussing improvements to assessment practice
  • With volumes of tips & tricks along the way!


Very useful information provided
Phill was great! Easy to understand & follow
 Really informative, enjoyed the presenter & great to be able to ask questions throughout the session
Despite it being a 2 hour session, it went quickly which is a testament to the quality of the content & the presenter
Presenter was clear, the technology was successful in enhancing the delivery - easy to navigate
One of the best webinars / RTO compliance sessions I have attended
Brilliant! Many thanks!
Participant feedback - Validation Planning: Live!


Our Community Advisor - Phill Bevan

A veteran education advisor, Phill offers a wealth of practical understanding, knowledge and expertise across key education provider operating requirements. As a qualified auditor, he has leveraged these skills in hundreds of internal reviews & regulator audits to support issue identification and robust business improvement projects.

Holding BSZ, TAA & TAE training package qualifications in addition to his Masters of Education with specialisation in competency based training, Phill has two decades of RTO operational experience with scores of providers including extensive national projects. A veteran assessment specialist, he is the author of vetr's Validation Practices Support Pack now in use with 300+ VET providers nationally & has personally undertaken Lead Validator roles for validation activities in all Australian States & Territories.


A Statement of Completion is issued on completion of the Validation Essentials digital short course.
A Statement of Attendance is issued on completion of each of the live event activities.



  • The recording of each live event will be available to all participants until 31 August 2019.
  • A PDF version of any event presentation material is provided on conclusion of each event.


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