2014 Workshops

Supervisor Workshop at Armidale
Supervisor Workshop at Armidale



Monday 8th August, 2014

A Workshop for Agrifood Industry Training Providers
on the new


Companion Guide for Identifying and Addressing Core Skills in AgriFood Training Packages


Venue: North Court 2 & 3 Tocal Agricultural College – Paterson Campus


Date: Friday 8 August 2014
Time: 9am – 12noon


The workshop will be conducted by Louise Wignall (Wignall Consulting Services)


Participants will:

  • View samples of agrifood units mapped to the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF)
  • Access a methodology for identifying core skills in units of competency and assessment requirements
  • Investigate strategies for supporting the development of core skills within vocational practice;
  • Discuss key issues within training and assessment relating to the delivery and assessment of foundation skills.


RSVP: 28/7/2014
AgriFood Skills Australia
P: 02 6163 7205
E: trainingpackages@agrifoodskills.net.au 




Monday 5th May, 2014

The Trainer and Assessor Committee are planning to run a workshop on Monday 5 May, 2014 . An email has gone out to all members of GNSDG Inc asking those interested to list your preferences out of the three choices below and email your responses to bede.maher@det.nsw.edu.au by close of business Monday 31 March 2014:

*Foundation of Assessment
**Strategies for Quality Training & Assessment
***Meeting the Assessment Requirement VET AQF1-IV

The Workshop details will be finalised when the committee meets on April 7.


Professional Development workshops cover topics such as;

  • Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF)
  • Vocational Education and Training Reform
  • ITAB’s and ISC’s – Industry Directions
  • RTO Audit Requirements
  • Trainer and Assessor Professional Development
  • Assessment Process Evidence
  • NSW VET and SBAT Information

Members are invited to attend Professional Development workshops as part of their membership.

These workshops are a great opportunity to hear from a variety of industry experts to keep updated and network with other members from a range of local businesses, organisations and government agencies.


Updated as at 28 March 2014