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Validating Assessment Tools: Live!

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Participate in assessment tool validations live!

Take a detailed look at the process of validating assessment tools with this digital short course + live event combo!

Join vetr Community Advisor Phill Bevan as we dive deep into assessment tool validation requirements including assessment mapping, context & conditions of assessment and applying the Principles of Assessment & Rules of Evidence.

Using live assessment instrument examples, we'll engage attendees in the validation of assessment tools beyond the mere 'tick, it's compliant,' delving into what makes assessment tools fit-for-purpose, usable & efficient!


Course package details

This course package comprises:

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

  Live webinar - Validating multiple assessment instrument examples live! (2 hours)


Webinar details

Date: Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Time: 11.00am AEST

Duration: 2 hours

Investment: $39.60 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

  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!


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 live event activities.



  • The recording of the live event will be available to all participants for 7 days after the event.
  • A PDF version of event presentation material is provided on conclusion of the event.


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