SmartHS Qualified Assessor Training Course
People who gain competency with this training course are able to prepare for and conduct assessments against SmartHS coursework
Assessment materials include the assessment criteria, assessor record and observer assessment checklist.
The assessor will check that the student can perform the skills and has the knowledge, attitude and behaviour necessary to meet the requirements of the assessment.
Your job as an assessor is to gather sufficient evidence on a person’s skill and knowledge so you can make a judgement on his or her competency, measured against the performance criteria.
You can only use this qualification for assessing SmartHS coursework and you must be competent on the equipment you are assessing, this may be years of experience or you may be an approved workplace assessor, but remember you should not be assessing a person on a piece of equipment you are not competent yourself.
HOW DO I BECOME A SMARTHS ASSESSOR?
You must want to help people with their career decisions and this involves being able to get on with the people in your industry.
You must know the SmartHS coursework
You should be proficient in the tasks you will use in your assessing.
You must have proven experience to assess against the chosen machine or
Be an accredited assessor
As part of your assessment, you will be observed by someone who will have vast experience on the piece of equipment you will be assessing, or may already be an approved workplace assessor. This observer assessment forms part of your assessment and must be completed as part of the SmartHS Trained Assessor qualification. A copy of this completed record will be sent to SmartHS.
Module One - The Principles of Assessment
Module Two - Communication and Questioning Skills
Module Three - Understand the Assessment Activities
Module Four - The Implications of the Privacy Act
This course only relates to SmartHS courses
Once you feel ready to complete your first assessment you will need to be observed by an experienced/trained person for the particular machine or the person will be an approved workplace assessor. This observed assessment is completed as part of the requirement of this training course. It is up to you to organise the observer to be present and ensure they have the resources required as part of your assessment.
YOU MUST NOT ASSESS ANYONE ON A MACHINE YOU YOURSELF ARE NOT COMPETENT WITH OPERATING
You must be able to put your thoughts into words that are easily understood and finally you must be able to manage your time and paperwork well.
Qualified Assessor Training Course
$295.00+GST per person
The following study materials are available when you purchase this course:-
Motorbike Training Practical Assessment
View the information needed to complete your practical assessment
There are two practical assessments to complete in the motorbike training course. Download the documents from this page and contact your assessor when you are ready to schedule your practical.
Quad bike Study Practical Assessment
Information for your practical assessment for your Quad bike training
Demonstrate your knowledge of the required skills for safe operation of a Quad bike
Side X Side Practical Assessment
Practical Assessment for safe operation of a Side X Side
Demonstrate you can implement the skills you have learned in the Side X Side Training Course
Tractor Study Practical Assessment
Download the resources for your tractor practical assessment
Demonstrate your knowledge of operating a tractor based on the information from your tractor course
Assessor Training Module One
Understand the principles of assessment
This module gives you the base principles used when performing assessments on other people
Assessor Training Module Two
Communication skills for Assessors
Understand the unique communication requirements for assessors, this section helps you make sure the candidate is at ease and able to understand what you need them to do to demonstrate their skills.
Assessor Training Module Three
Understand the activities for assessments
SmartHS provides a series of activities designed to demonstrate competence in conjunction with your assessments, this section helps you understand the material provided from the assessor's perpective.
Assessor Training Module Four
Working with the Privacy Act
Understand the Privacy Act and how it relates to supplying information about candidate assessments.
Checklist for practical assessment
Please complete this form including details of the person that observes you managing an assessment
Detailed summary of assessment
When you assess your candidate use this form as a record of the procedure
The following assessments are available when you purchase this course:-
Train the Assessor
This assessment is to determine you are competent to assess other people on SmartHS training courses