VU22577 - Develop independent travel skills

Unit code: VU22577 | Study level: TAFE
Footscray Nicholson
Footscray Park


This unit describes the skills and knowledge to identify and select appropriate transport options and alternative arrangements to support punctual workplace attendance.


For Melbourne campuses

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:

  • literacy skills to interpret travel information such as timetables and route maps.
  • numeracy skills to determine: travel times; costs if applicable; stop numbers if applicable.
  • planning and organising skills to develop a travel plan.
  • problem solving skills to: select the most appropriate travel option; determine options to respond to unplanned events, and;
  • self management skills to: recognise and implement appropriate responses to unplanned events; review and adjust travel experience as required.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.

As part of a course

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