Explore applying the Principles of Assessment in detail!
Digital short course + live events bundle!
Four live sessions - every Friday in June - a deep dive into the Principles of Assessment
Join vetr Community Advisor Phill Bevan as we consider each of the four Principles of Assessment, going beyond the definitions into practical examples of ensuring your operations are implementing robust assessment processes and can justify the assessment judgements being made.
Webinar bundle package details
This webinar bundle package comprises:
Four Live webinars:
- Applying the Principles: Fairness - Friday 7th June, 1pm AEST (1 hour)
- Applying the Principles: Flexibility - Friday 14th June, 1pm AEST (1 hour)
- Applying the Principles: Reliability - Friday 21st June, 1pm AEST (1 hour)
- Applying the Principles: Validity - Friday 28th June, 1pm AEST (1 hour)
Investment: $79.20 inc GST.
Free! for VET PD Series subscribers.
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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
Assessment Essentials digital short course:
Assessment requirements summary of the Standards for RTOs 2015
Assessment types, forms & methods
Assessment tools & records retention
Common assessment & RPL pitfalls causing operational & audit angst
Evidence Essentials digital short course:
What is evidence?
Forms of evidence
Rules of evidence
& during the live events...
Applying the Principles: Fairness webinar:
Considering learner's needs in assessment
Ensuring appropriate information provision
Reasonable adjustment requirements
Challenging assessments & assessment appeals
Applying the Principles: Flexibility webinar:
Reflecting learner's needs in assessment
Using a range of assessment methods
Applying methods appropriate to assessment context, unit requirements & individual needs
Tips & tricks for your assessments, with practical examples
Applying the Principles: Reliability webinar:
What is meant by Reliability?
Where are assessment tools & Assessor interpretations going wrong?
Building in robust, objective marking guidance, benchmark answers & evaluative criteria - with practical examples.
Processes to support Assessor consistency
Applying the Principles: Validity webinar:
Overview of Validity
Demonstrating coverage of the broad range of skills and knowledge required
Ensuring transferability of skills & knowledge with practical examples
Proving judgement of competence is based on evidence of learner performance
Demonstrating your assessments are aligned to unit of competency & assessment requirements
With all sessions including practical examples, Tips & tricks for your assessments & common regulator audit findings & feedback
Great accurate information
Practical examples reflecting actual courses
Very engaging & informative
Examination of actual units of competency & at different levels
Very practical & useful information
Being able to do quality PD at your own office is really awesome
Great break down to refresh knowledge & reflect on current practices. Thank you
Really love your PD
I have been involved in VET for many years. I have not seen such a decent breakout of interpreting Assessment Principles
since we had the 12 original principles that David Rumsey produced back in 2001
Great examples of the topic in practice
Interesting contemporary view of the concept of reliability
Participant feedback from first sessions
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 with ASX listed companies, universities, TAFEs, associations, government departments and various boutique private education providers. He is the author of vetr's respected Assessment Tools Templates Pack.
A Statement of Completion is issued on completion of the Assessment Essentials & Evidence Essentials digital short courses.
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 through until 31 July 2019.
- A PDF version of any event presentation material is provided on conclusion of each event.
Here is a list of the items in the bundle:
Applying the Principles: Fairness
Take a detailed look at Fairness in this live session!
Applying the Principles: Flexibility
Take a detailed look at Flexibility in this live session!
Applying the Principles: Reliability
Take a detailed look at Reliability in this live session!
Applying the Principles: Validity
Take a detailed look at Validity in this live session!