Designing & Developing Assessment Tools

What will be covered

Practical and technical training on how to design and develop assessment tools for a generic unit of competency.

Key Topics covered in this workshop

  • Explore the ideal characteristics of assessment tools
  • Clarify and determine evidence requirements
  • Interpret the AQF levels
  • Choosing the appropriate assessment method
  • Developing simple assessment tools
  • Quality assurance process

Who should attend

  • Training managers & coordinators
  • Trainers & assessors


Location Date Trainer


Brisbane 10 September 2014 Tamara Simon

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Cnr Merivale & Glenelg Streets, South Bank, Brisbane QLD 4101

25 attendee places in workshop. Minimum numbers are required for training to proceed.

Bio of Presenter

Tamara Simon is a Management Consultant specialising in business improvement and change management.  As ‘The BSI’ (Business Scene Investigator), Tamara uses her forensic skills to help CEOs and Managers find simple solutions to the obstacles in their business, people and systems.

Tamara’s VET sector experience spans 18 years including FITAB’s Executive Officer and she has worked with countless RTOs in every role to not only address compliance issues but streamline and improve their business.

Through managing her own teams, Tamara is quite comfortable having ‘hard conversations’ with staff on behalf of management.

Tamara’s leadership and management experience was recognised as a Queensland finalist in Telstra’s Young Business Women’s Awards and a Brisbane finalist in AIM’s Young Manager Awards; as well as her ‘Leadership in VET’ Award for dedication to the VET sector.


  • Registration:                      8.30am – 9.00am
  • Full day workshop:             9.00am – 4.00pm

What to expect

  • Morning tea, lunch & afternoon tea
  • Resource kit with PowerPoint slides & templates
  • Electronic resources
  • Electronic statement of attendance

How much does it cost

Member         $359 (incl. GST)

Non-member $390 (incl. GST)

This workshop is being run as part of a series of pre-conference workshops. If you are attending the 2014 National VET Conference, you are eligible to receive a 15% discount. Please contact for your exclusive promo code.

Further information

For further information about the workshop program, or to enquire about running this workshop as In House PD for a group of employees, please contact the Events Team at Velg Training.

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