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Webinar Recording: Speed Training (Webinar Bundle): Competence & Currency Essentials

Velg Training


Recorded on the 26/03/2021 this Speed Training bundle is made up of 4 content rich webinars which focused specifically on assisting Trainers and Assessors AND RTO/Compliance Managers understand clearly the requirements set out in clauses 1.13 – 1.16 and provide hints and tips on how to gain, maintain and record competency and currency.

Topic overview:

This Speed Training event aimed to help Trainers and Assessors AND RTO/Compliance Managers understand clearly the requirements for all Trainers and Assessors who deliver nationally recognised training and provide hints and tips on how to gain, maintain and record competency and currency.

Just like Speed Dating, Speed Training is based on the idea that focussed, short, sharp information sessions facilitated by our VET Expert can ‘bring you up to speed’.

The Speed Training event provided the opportunity for 4 x 45 min webinars* and gain some real insights about the obligations of an RTO (and Trainers and Assessors) when it comes to ensuring they can demonstrate they are meeting the requirements for trainers and assessors.

What was covered in the Speed Training  sessions:

Webinar 1: Being a Competent Trainer and Assessor

  • The mandatory training credential and what this qualifies the trainer and assessor to do
  • The types of evidence a trainer and assessor can use to demonstrate vocational/industry competence
  • Claiming vocational/industry competence through the effective recording of demonstrated evidence

Webinar 2: Maintaining Vocational/Industry Currency

  • The units of competency being delivered and assessed
  • Awareness of the industry sector and its evolving practices
  • Being ‘informed’ as a training and assessment resource

Webinar 3: Maintaining Trainer and Assessor Currency

  • The mandatory TAE requirements
  • VET Sector awareness, and
  • RTO operations.

Webinar 4: Demonstrating, recording and approving evidence of competence and currency

  • Pulling together demonstrated evidence
  • Understanding the relevance of the evidence to the RTO
  • Effectively documenting the evidence for purposes of RTO approval
  • Professional development planning

Webinars content targeted towards:

  • RTO Owners/CEOs
  • RTO Managers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Training Managers
  • Trainers and Assessors
  • Anyone who needs clarity around what is required when it comes to competency and currency of Trainers and Assessors

Webinar duration: 45 minutes each x 4 webinars

Bio of presenter:

Melanie Alexandra has held a variety of roles in both the Academic and VET sector over the past 25 years, winning awards for practice excellence in teaching and learning and outstanding leadership. As a Trainer and Assessor, Head of Faculty and Program Manager Melanie has authored and developed curriculum , delivered nationally recognised and accredited programs in schools, colleges and universities, and provided professional development workshops, webinars and online learning programs to training professionals. As an RTO Manager, Melanie has lead RTO teams and businesses from a critically non-compliant status to successful re-registration and as Head of Quality Assurance and Lead Verifier, worked extensively with regulatory bodies to ensure high standards of quality and compliance. Melanie was Senior Lead Auditor for the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority, conducting regulatory audits and registrations. She is now Velg Training's VET Consultant and Resource Developer.

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This resource is available for purchase

Non-member: 198.00 incl. GST
Member: 148.50 incl. GST

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