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SFIA Accredited Skills Assessor Workshop

In an environment of rapid technological change, the critical challenge for businesses and organisations is to attract and retain talent, with the capability/skills to meet future business needs. Using SFIA - the Skills Framework for the Information Age, the world’s most robust and widely used tech and digital skills definition framework – ACS offers the SFIA Accredited Skills Assessor Course. Working at both the individual and organisation levels, SFIA Accredited Skills Assessors provide high-value service, accurately validating the SFIA benchmarked skills of tech and digital professionals and the organisations for which they work. This one-day course is an extension of the established ACS Understanding SFIA course – a prerequisite for commencing ACS’ Skills Assessor Course.

Event Start: Fri 24 Nov 09:00 AM AEDT
Event Finish: Fri 24 Nov 04:00 PM AEDT

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Registration End Date: Tue 21 Nov 05:00 PM


<p><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><img alt="User-added image" src="https://acsau.file.force.com/servlet/servlet.ImageServer?id=0150o00000Hw23w&amp;oid=00D90000000o5NE&amp;lastMod=1680673324000"></img><br><br>In an environment of rapid technological change, the critical challenge for businesses and organisations is to attract and retain talent, with the capability/skills to meet future business needs. </span></p> <p><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Using </span><strong>SFIA</strong><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"> - the Skills Framework for the Information Age, the world’s most robust and widely used tech and digital skills definition framework – ACS offers the </span><strong>SFIA Accredited Skills Assessor Course</strong><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Working at both the individual and organisation levels, SFIA Accredited Skills Assessors provide high-value service, accurately validating the SFIA benchmarked skills of tech and digital professionals and the organisations for which they work.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">This one-day course is an extension of the established ACS Understanding SFIA course – a </span><strong>prerequisite</strong><span style="font-family: DIN,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"> for commencing ACS’ Skills Assessor Course.</span></p> <p> </p> <h2>Content:</h2> <ul><li><span style="font-size: 7pt;"> </span><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Assessment practices &amp; judgement</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Uses of SFIA &amp; other capability Frameworks</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">SFIA Foundation Guidelines - Independent &amp; Objective Assessment </span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Conducting Assessments, Assessment techniques &amp; Assessment practices and judgement</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Using assessment outcomes for professional growth &amp; Future skills planning</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Assessment in the industry context</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Becoming a SFIA Accredited Assessor</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Integration with wider training and HR plans</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Professional technology profiles &amp; disciplines</span></li></ul> <h2>Learning outcomes</h2> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">On completion of this course, participants will:</span></p> <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Have a </span><strong>refreshed understanding</strong><span style="font-size: 10pt;"> the concepts of SFIA in the context of skills assessment: - the capability model - skills, knowledge, behaviours and experience - the structure of SFIA - where to find out more (SFIA website) - assessment guidance </span></li><li><strong>Understand</strong><span style="font-size: 10pt;">: the differences of knowledge, skill, competence - what can be assessed using the SFIA framework - different types of and approaches to assessment - what is needed for an effective assessment scheme - evidence requirements for different approaches to assessment - the role of an assessor</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Be </span><strong>able</strong><span style="font-size: 10pt;"> to: - prepare for an effective assessment - assess professional skills and levels of responsibility using the SFIA framework - conduct an effective assessment following an agreed approach</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Deal with common issues that may occur during assessments</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Provide timely and credible feedback on an assessment</span></li></ul> <h2>Who should attend?</h2> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">This one-day workshop has been designed, using SFIA, for people who will be assessing the knowledge, skills, competence and behaviours of anyone in a tech or digital or related role. This can be assessing or validating, or providing skills benchmarking:</span></p> <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">of one or more skills for an individual professional’s skills portfolio, or</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">confirming the skills required for a specific role</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">for SFIA-based certification assessments</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">for SFIA skills roles definition</span></li></ul> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">And could, to achieve SFIA certification as an assessor, be:</span></p> <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Industry professionals supporting skills identification and validation</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">HR professionals involved in skills benchmarking and professional development </span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Industry consultants looking to broaden their assessment capabilities</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Tech and digital managers responsible for skills-based team development and outcomes</span></li></ul>

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    Level 5/64 Northbourne Ave
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    Fri 24 Nov 09:00 AM AEDT

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    Fri 24 Nov 04:00 PM AEDT
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