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Virtual Workshop Series - VET Teaching Theory

26th Aug 2020 - 23rd Oct 2020
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Online via BlackBoard Collaborate

*ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED*

The 2020 Program has now been adapted in response to COVID-19 to be delivered online.

Virtual Workshops:

These online sessions have been adapted from a full day workshop to a 3-hour online virtual workshop by experienced VDC consultants.
They will be run in a smaller group, with break out rooms for group discussion and ample opportunity to converse with group members and the facilitator to collaborate, share ideas and insights.
These virtual workshops will also include access to an e-book learning resource for those who attend.

Description

The Victorian Department of Education and Training (DET) provides funding to the VET Development Centre (VDC), to develop and deliver VET Teacher Professional Learning Program to improve the knowledge, skills and practice of VET teachers, trainers and assessors, and strengthen the learning environment, experience and outcomes for all VET learners.

The VET Teaching Theory virtual workshops have been designed and adapted into highly interactive virtual workshops for 25 participants. These virtual workshops will draw on educational theory to promote reflective practice and build practitioner training and assessment skills.
*Please note - this online session is a virtual workshop and there will be no recording of the session.

Level

Introductory (New to the topic):
These sessions are aimed at practitioners that have a broad theoretical knowledge and practical experience of training and assessment; they operate independently and seek guidance when necessary.

Workshop 1 - Learners & How They Learn

Objectives:

  • Understand learner diversity and its impact on learning and participation
  • Gain strategies to support learners to learn.

Learning Outcomes:

This workshop enables participants to:

  • Determine which learning theories apply to the learning needs of individuals and groups
  • Create supportive learner relationships.

Audience

The workshops are only for VET teachers, trainers and assessors of Training Providers of Accredited Training with a Skills First contract (extended to 31 December 2020). You can check your eligibility under ‘Provider’ at this link: www.skills.vic.gov.au.

Workshop 2 - Delivery & Assessment in VET

Objectives:

  • Be familiar with the elements of VET content
  • Apply assessment principles and strategies.

Learning Outcomes:

This workshop enables participants to:

  • Understand VET standards and relevant legislation and ensure compliance in own work practices
  • Demonstrate understanding of assessment principles and the rules of evidence. 


Facilitators

Cheméne Sinson specialises in education, learning and performance across various educational sectors, both within Australia and internationally. A former teacher, sport coach and now vocational training specialist, Chemène helps individuals build the essential skills needed to thrive in today’s constantly evolving world of work.

Virtual workshop: Learners & How They Learn

Cassi Tormey uses her infectious energy for learning and teaching, with an insatiable curiosity about the shared lived experiences of others to help her transform learning experiences through her writing and training. An educator to the core with 30 years of sales, service, leadership and business success under her belt, she will help you see new perspectives and ride your wave of transition/growth with joy and victory.

Virtual workshop: Delivery & Assessment in VET

*ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED*

Online Sessions

Time
Session
Duration
Cost
10:00 AM
  • Virtual Workshop 1 - Wednesday, 26 August

    Virtual Workshop 1 - Learners & How They Learn

    ** ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED **

    DATE: Wednesday, 26 August 2020

    TIME:    10.00am - 1.00pm
    Check your local time

    VENUE: All sessions will be held online via BlackBoard Collaborate
    A link to join this session will be sent prior to the session. 

    3 hours
Time
Session
Duration
Cost
10:00 AM
  • Virtual Workshop 2 - Thursday, 3 September

    Virtual Workshop 2 - Delivery & Assessment in VET

    ** ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED **

    DATE: Thursday, 3 September 2020

    TIME:    10.00am - 1.00pm
    Check your local time

    VENUE: All sessions will be held online via BlackBoard Collaborate
    A link to join this session will be sent prior to the session. 

    3 hours
Time
Session
Duration
Cost
10:00 AM
  • Virtual Workshop 1 - Monday, 21 September

    Virtual Workshop 1 - Learners & How They Learn

    ** ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED **

    DATE: Monday, 21 September 2020

    TIME: 10.00pm - 1.00pm
    Check your local time

    VENUE: All sessions will be held online via BlackBoard Collaborate
    A link to join this session will be sent the week prior to the session.

    3 hours
Time
Session
Duration
Cost
10:00 AM
  • Virtual Workshop 2 - Friday, 23 October

    Virtual Workshop 2 - Delivery & Assessment in VET

    *ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED*

    DATE: Friday, 23 October 2020

    TIME:    10.00am - 1.00pm
    Check your local time

    VENUE: All sessions will be held online via BlackBoard Collaborate
    A link to join this session will be sent prior to the session. 

    3 hours

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