This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to carry out administrative tasks within criminal law frameworks.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - prepare appropriate documentation according to organisation's policies and procedures and provide it to required people at the appropriate time; - communicate with clients in a sensitive, discreet and professional manner, and; - conduct work according to legislative requirements and within accepted codes of conduct.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - outline the scope of job role in the context of legislation, regulations and codes of practice; - explain relevant court processes; - summarise current criminal law legislation; - outline documentation required in criminal law matters, and; - identify the organisation's required policies and procedures pertinent to this role.

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