Assessment Validation – Why and How Tony Auciello. Session objective. Gain a common understanding with regard to validation requirements for the VET sector and Sydney Institute. What is assessment validation?.
Why and How
Process of comparison and evaluation of assessment tools/processes against competency standard/s and bench marks to ensure that assessment tools meet the Principles of Assessment and the Rules of Evidence.
(a)meets the requirements of the relevant Training Package or VET accredited course; and
(b)is conducted in accordance with the principles of assessment and the rules of evidence; and
(c)meets workplace and, where relevant, regulatory requirements; and
(d)is systematically validated.
High Risk Units first
Visualise a competent person in the workplace
What is mapping?
Why do you need to do this?
The Steps in Mapping.
Analyse the Unit of CompetenceThe following diagram shows the range of information taken into account at this stage of the development process: