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Validity - Principles of Assessment: How-To!

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Take a detailed look at Validity!

Explore practical examples to support ensuring any assessment decision in your provider is justified, based on the evidence of performance of each individual learner.

We'll discuss how to ensure your learners demonstrate coverage of the broad range of skills and knowledge for competent performance, where knowledge and skills are integrated with their practical application.

Free! for VET PD Series subscribers - Register via your vetr portal dashboard.

50 minutes in duration.

      390+  course registrations

    What we'll cover

      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

      Tips & tricks for your assessments, with common regulator audit findings & feedback

      Very valuable. Thank you
      Using actual units as examples really helpful
      The discussion about the phrase "at least once" particularly enlightening

      Participant feedback


      Confirm your understanding of current terms, definitions & requirements, & implement robust approaches!

       A Statement of Completion is available on completion of course activities.


      Assessment including Competency-Based Assessment

      • Prepare for Assessment
        • Analyse and interpret units of competency and accredited modules
        • Analyse and interpret assessment information
        • Determine the assessment approach
      • Plan and Design Assessment
        • Develop the assessment instruments
      • Conduct Assessment
        • Confirm organisational arrangements for evidence gathering
        • Collect evidence in accordance with the assessment plan
        • Gather quality evidence
        • Make the assessment decision
        • Validation
          • Contribute to validation outcomes


        Here is the course outline:

        Exploring validity

        17 min

        Supporting & ensuring validity

        47 min

        Further vocational education resources

        3 min


        The following statements are received when the course is completed:

        Statement of Completion
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