This unit describes the skills and knowledge to prepare for and participate in vocational tasters to develop vocational skills related to employment.

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: - consult with support person; - confirm and follow instructions; - report problems; - areas of vocational interest relevant to own interests, abilities and needs; - barriers and possible solutions to participate in selected vocational activities; - future actions required to improve employment prospects; - literacy skills to gather and interpret information on relevant vocational areas of interest and activities, and; - self management skills to participate in vocational activities according to workplace requirements.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - workplace procedures required to safely participate in vocational activities.

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