Welcome to our daily digest for Friday the 13th of December, 2013 – a blog post where we compile all of the resources that we have shared throughout our social networks today in a simple to find & easy to read single post.
Training Package Review CS&HISC
Community Service and Health Industry Skills Council (CSHISC) is currently undertaking major reviews of the CHC08 Community Service and HLT07 Health Training Packages.
Draft 2 of the next wave of CHC and HLT qualifications will be released in early 2014. So keep an eye out for more updates.
To view the full list of what will be completed first in 2014, and what will follow on being updated in 2015, click on the above link.
Important information for all in the Community Services and Health Training Sectors.
Webinar: Consulting with industry – Strategies to improve training & assessment
This webinar will cover how Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) can implement a more systematic approach to effectively engage industry to provide relevant assessment and maintain the vocational skills and knowledge of their teachers.
Topics that will be addresses are:
- RTO requirements for industry consultation.
- Different ways RTOs can consult with industry.
- Barriers and solutions to improving industry consultation.
- How to develop a more systematic approach to industry consultation across an RTO.
The webinar will be held on Tuesday 25th February 2014 at 10:30am – 11:30am. The cost of the webinar is $60. This is a great information session for RTO managers, senior educator and training managers.
For more information or to register for this webinar click on the above link.
Workshop; Advanced ACSF – Identifying and addressing the gap
This workshop covers ways on how to identify a learner’s core skills gap, and how to design training and assessment strategies based on the students needs.
To be able to achieve this it involves using the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) to profile the core skills of learners against the requirements of unit(s) of competency.
This workshop is suited to VET teachers, educators and trainers who are familiar with the Australian Core Skills Framework.
Topics covered are:
Gathering the evidence – what are the core skill levels of:
- The learners;
- The job requirements; and
- The training requirements
What to do with the evidence – an outline of:
- Some strategies for supporting language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) development;
- Some tips on altering training materials and presentation; and
- Some suggestions to make the workplace more alert to LLN needs.
Where to get LLN support and advice.
The workshop will be on Friday 14th March 2014 from 9:30am – 4pm, cost is $355. To find out more information or to register click on the above link.
Service Skills Australia Model for Integrated Foundation Skill Support training
Service Skills Australia explains how they have built a Model to help assist vocational trainers integrate foundation skills support into training.
The Model for Integrated Foundation Skills Support (MIFSS) includes advice for trainers so they can identify and address foundation skills support while using Foundation Skills Training Package units in delivery.
To read the full piece, click on the above link, a good read for all Trainers to help with their delivery of foundation skills.