Relationship to competency standards

Unit Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to evaluate and enhance own practice through a process of reflection and ongoing professional development.

The unit applies to learners who take pro-active responsibility for their own professional development while completing an industry/ministry placement in a wide range of community and industry sectors.

This unit applies to workers in all industry sectors


The importance of establishing a supervisory relationship for the term of the placement.
Legal and ethical considerations for reviewing and improving own practice.
Models and processes of professional reflection.
Professional development opportunities.
Types of work methods and practices which can improve performance.
Developing a personalised plan for ministry and professional development.

Teaching Strategies

Unit offerings

Face to face: (Demand based)

Please note

The Unit Offerings listed above are a guide only and the timetable for any year is the final authority. The College may vary offerings based on demand, regulatory requirements, continual improvement processes or other conditions.

This unit may be available in different modes of delivery i.e. online and face-to-face as listed above. The unit content will not differ between these modes of delivery. There will possibly be a difference in the schedule and/or the prescribed assessment tasks, however both will cover and assess the same content.