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Colourful Competence: Dimensions of Competency

29 April 2020

This brand new webinar is for trainers, assessors, curriculum supervisors and resource development personnel interested in understanding the significance of embedding Dimensions of Competency into training sessions and valid assessments.

Join John Blake, one of Velg Training’s most popular National Conference presenters, as he explores the dimensions of competency, their facets, relevance in the industry and their relationship to learning theories.

This webinar will a look at the Dimensions of Competency and their connection to Foundation Skills and the Units of Competency that we work with every day. Attendees will be provided with a Dimensions of Competency Checklist! A handy tool that will assist with session plans and assessments.

 Don’t miss this brand new webinar! Develop your knowledge and understanding of the significance of embedding Dimensions of Competency into training sessions and valid assessments in April 2020!

Key topics covered within the webinar

  • Dimensions of Competency (DoC) explained
  • Relevance of DoC in industry
  • The many facets of Competency
  • Foundation Skills + DoC (Australian Skills Core Framework + Core Skills for Work)
  • Units of Competency + Dimensions of Competency
  • Dimensions of Competency + Learning Theories
  • DoC and me: utilising a DoC checklist for session plans and assessments

NB. Can't make the session?
We send out all electronic resources to registrants within 48 hours of the session closure. All Velg Training Webinars are scheduled in AEST (QLD time) - please check your timezone before logging onto the online training session.

Date & Time

29 April 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm (AEST: QLD)

Other timezones:
11:00am - 12:00pm (AEST: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS)
10:30am - 11:30am (ACST: SA)
10:30am - 11:30am (ACST: NT)
9:00am - 10:00am (AWST: WA)

Who should attend

  • RTO/Compliance Managers
  • Trainer and Assessors
  • Heads of Faculty/Department/Area Managers
  • Consultants
  • Curriculum Developers
  • L & D Managers

What to expect

Presented by John Blake, you will be provided with the following resources after the event:

  • PowerPoint
  • Recording of the webinar (three months access)
  • Additional electronic resources
  • Electronic Statement of Attendance


John Blake

Private individual

Having taught or presented in nearly 20 countries, John Blake is passionate about making in difference through education at all levels.

John has a background in hospitality and professional writing and in more recent years has taught in VET at TAFEs, Universities, conferences, schools, RTOs, prisons and in hotels.

Opportunities to interact

  • Use a microphone to speak with trainer/attendees
  • Raise your 'virtual hand' to engage in discussion
  • Share your thoughts via online chat window
  • Answer online polls that provide instant group feedback

NB. If you would like to send chat questions to the presenter, John Blake, before the session, please email

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