Unique Student Identifier (USI) Mandatory from 1 January 2015
From 1 January 2015, all students undertaking Nationally Recognised training in Australia will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Once you have your USI, you can use it throughout your life, to keep a centralised online record of all your Nationally Recognised training. Whether you're studying at TAFE, a private training organisation, completing a certificate or diploma course, apprenticeship or skill set - you'll need a USI.
This qualification will form the basis for those asking to extend their leadership and management skills and knowledge and enable them to be involved in the effective management of teams and desired outcomes. Participants who obtain this qualification will have a thorough understanding of the planning, organising, leading and controlling dimensions of the people manager role.
What is required to gain the qualification
Attendance on the training program/s and successful completion of the assessment requirements.
Assessment will consist of set workplace tasks for each of the clustered units. Underpinning knowledge questions and third-party reports will also supplement the assessment approach.
Assessment consists of compiling a portfolio based on workplace evidence. Underpinning knowledge questions and third-party reports will also supplement the assessment approach.
Note: Participants in either approach will be required to show how they practically manage their team’s performance, develop and use emotional intelligence strategies and identify ways to work with a diverse workforce. At this level, you would need to take responsibility for the management and leadership of people who report directly to you and the work outcomes of your team.
Participants have up to 2 years to complete the training and assessment requirements of the qualification. This time frame will vary for each individual depending on their existing level of skills and knowledge and their availability to attend the training program/s.
AIM WA recommends regular attendance on the monthly Free Qualification Support Workshops
while completing the assessment requirements.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available for all or part of this qualification. Please refer to the Enrolment Kit for details or the document located under Related Information
on the RPL process.
Plan your training
- Download the Enrolment Kit located on this page under Related Information
- Read through the kit to learn more about the qualification and its requirements
- Complete the self-assessment and LLN questionnaires
- Email the questionnaires along with the application form (and RPL application if applicable) to enrol onto the qualification to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Book onto the associated training program/s listed in the table below
- Attend training and complete the assessment requirements.
More information on each program can be found by clicking on the program in the table below. Bookings can be made on-line or by contacting Client Services at email@example.com.